MCCS 29 Palms

Golf Course

Golf Course

Desert Winds Golf Course


Gene Shouler, PGA
General Manager
Head Golf Professional
Bldg. 3811

Marco Valencia
Golf Course Superintendent
Bldg. 3811

Monday: 6am - 4:30pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: Closed
Thursday - Sunday: 6am - 4:30pm

Monday: 6am - 6pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: Closed
Thursday - Sunday: 6am - 6pm
Twilight golf starts at 3pm on days of operation (changing seasonally and with daylight savings time) 

Same as regular hours of operation. The Sand Trap Grill is temporarily closed.

The Driving Range and practice areas are open 24 hours daily with night lighting.

For more specific information please call the Pro Shop at 760.830.6138.

DWGC Aerial Map (pdf)
DWGC Weather Conditions

The Desert Winds Golf Course is the only 18-hole desert links course within a 60-mile radius. This includes a 24/7 driving range and putting green. Rental carts and clubs are available.

For public access, please call the Golf Shop 48 hours in advance Tee Times.

Golf Cart Rental: $6 per person.

The Pro Shop: Grips are available, prices range from $6 - $28. Re-gripping is $2. The shop carries a wide range of accessories and clubs for your convenience.

The Desert Winds Golf Course is also available to host golf outings. The Golf Course accepts Visa, MasterCard & Discover credit cards. 

Active Duty E5 and below Specials:

  • Free golf clinics will be available for Active Duty personnel ranging from 3 - 6 people with Gene Shouler PGA upon request. Please contact the pro shop to reserve your spot.
  • Saturday & Sunday from 10am - 2pm, free range tokens are available for Active Duty personnel. 


Children under the age of 7 are not permitted on the golf course. They may use the driving range and putting range.



Desert Winds Profile


Holes: 18
Classification: Military
Driving Range: Yes (hitting balls from grass)
Steel Spikes: No

Tee: Champ     Yardage: 6930, Par: 72, Rating: 73.1, Slope: 124
Tee: Men          Yardage: 6351, Par: 72, Rating: 70.0, Slope: 117
Tee: Ladies      Yardage: 5610, Par: 72, Rating: 66.3, Slope: 106
Tee: Yellow       Yardage: 6004, Par: 72, Rating: 68.4, Slope: 112

PGA Junior Academy

PGA Junior Academy is on Saturday mornings October through April. Call the pro shop for more information and seasonal hours. Open to ages 7 to 17 and all skill levels. Golf Clubs are provided.