Nine Coachella Valley Cities Offer Superb Golf

By Grant Fraser

With 350 days of sunshine and 120 golf course, Palm Springs is more than a sun-starved Canadian’s winter escape.

With a population of approximately 500,000, Greater Palm Springs is actually comprised of nine cities – Desert Hot Springs, Palm Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio and Coachella.

People who refer to the entire area as “Palm Springs” are easily identified as “non-locals” as year-round residents are quite particular about accurately referencing the city in which they reside. Semantics aside, there is plenty to do throughout the Valley to satisfy all of your adventurous and leisurely desires. More