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Sun Valley, NV

Lizard Peak DGC

Permanent course
3.915(based on 11 reviews)
11989 ft. Metric
Moderately Hilly
Lightly Wooded
27 Holes
27 Baskets

Lizard Peak DGC

Course conditions:

  • Unplayable
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  • Decent
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Maps are posted in the park kiosk.

Holes 1, 10, 19 start near facility (and separate pitch&putt).

Next tee arrows inside basket. Follow green stakes and trails between holes. Benches at most holes. Bring water!

Long and can be strenuous. Facility has bathroom, shade, picnic table, bbq, and water fountain (off in winter).

Recreation players: consider playing the Pitch & Putt (blue baskets) and Lower Loop with alternate red baskets.

Main Course: 3 Loops, 9 hole each (yellow baskets)
Lower Loop 4270', par 32
Middle Loop 3900', par 30
Upper Loop 3800', par 30

Lower Loop RED: 12 shorter holes (red and yellow baskets)

Sandy high desert with juniper trees up to 30' tall. Granite outcrops and dry creeks on rough slopes. Native brush, sage, and cactus. Elevations changes with very thick juniper guardians.

The course favors controlled power shots in a fairly open landscape. Watch discs land (easy to lose in sage). Can be windy in afternoon.

Public park on outskirts. Lock your car. Careful of theft!

Protect the course.
Careful with fire!
Don't break trees.
Watch out for delicate cactus.
Pack it out trash policy.
Park rules (alcohol ok, dogs on leashes, etc)

Designer(s): Eric Wonhof
Year established: 2014
Multiple Tees / Pins: No / No
Par Info: 92
DGCR SSE: [ ? ] 80.3
Rounds Recorded / Average Score: 14 / 96 12 / 96
Tee Type: Terrawalks
Hole Type: DISCatcher
Discs lost: 0

Location

Sun Valley Regional Park 5905 Sidehill Drive Sun Valley, 89433 Nevada
Local Directions:

Located approx 5 miles north of Reno/Sparks in Sun Valley Regional Park at 5905 Sidehill Drive, north off of 7th St. in Sun Valley.

At the end of Sidehill, turn left into the park entrance across from Esther Bennett Elementary School. Follow the access road to the park facility.

From the south off US395, take the Sun Valley Blvd Exit and continue on Sun Valley Blvd a few miles, turn left on 7th street, turn right on Sidehill.

From the west off US395, take the Golden Valley Exit and continue a few miles over the hill where it turns into 7th Street, turn left on Sidehill.

From the east off Pyramid Highway, take Highland Ranch Pkwy and continue over the hill, turn left on Sun Valley Blvd, turn right on 7th Street, turn right on Sidehill.

Latitude / Longitude:
39.607358, -119.7854 degree
Hole #16 Tee
Little or no elevation Hole #16 (Taken 3/2015) jasonandsharon
Par / Distance: 3 / 281ft.

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