Golf

Paako Ridge Golf Club is home to one of the most beautiful, challenging and award-winning golf courses in the United States. Golf Digest considers Paako’s 27-hole public golf course the best in New Mexico and one of America’s Top 50 public golf courses. Paako is situated 6,500 feet above sea level on the east side of the Sandia Mountains. The course is 20-minutes from Albuquerque, 30-minutes from Albuquerque International Sunport, and 45-minutes from Santa Fe.

1900
year established
9
holes
4500
feet elevation

Welcome to Paako Ridge Golf Club

Paako is New Mexico’s premiere public golf course and one of Golfweek’s Top 50 courses you can play. This award-winning Ken Dye design boasts 27-Holes with the three nines playable in part or in whole.

Address

1 Club House Drive,
Sandia Park, NM 87047
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Hours

Open Daily
March - November
8:00 am to Sunset

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Memberships

Golf membership options will be available in 2020. To request information, please inquire.

Play

Paako is New Mexico’s premiere public golf course and one of Golfweek’s Top 50 courses you can play. This award-winning Ken Dye design boasts 27-Holes with the three nines playable in part or in whole. Paako Ridge Golf Club’s 27-holes are USGA tournament rated.

Green fees include

  • Club Car electric cart with USB charging
  • Range Balls
  • Breakfast, lunch, and snacks
  • Non-alcoholic beverages

Rentals are available for men, women, left-handers, and right-handers. Available brands include Titleist, Callaway, and TaylorMade for $65/set.

Attire

To ensure a casual and comfortable atmosphere, Paako Ridge Golf Club requests proper golf attire for all members and guests. Golf apparel is available for sale in the Golf Shop. All-plastic soft spiked golf shoes are required.

Meet the Pro

A native New Mexican, Head Golf Professional Lee Sanchez built his enviable skills on his home state’s courses. Those skills have translated to multiple titles including Sun Country Golf Amateur Champion, Sun Country Golf Senior Match Play Champion and Senior Champion, the four-time Santa Fe City Champion, and Sun Country Golf’s 2009 Senior Player of the Year.

Lee’s love for the game is perhaps most evident with his students. Lee coaches both Junior, Adult, and Senior players. His enthusiasm, patience, direction, and technical expertise make him a valuable instructor for players at any level.

To request more information on instruction, including kids coaching, group lessons, and camps, contact Lee Sanchez.

Tournaments

Paako Ridge Golf Club’s 27-hole tournament-rated course is the ideal golf course for your next tournament or corporate golf outing. Players enjoy a challenging, award-winning course in a spectacular setting. Our culinary team provides exceptional catering and service while our hospitality team ensures a smooth event experience from start to finish.

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