Golf Digest magazine recently named Talking Rock one of the 25 best golf courses in the state of Arizona for the fourth consecutive ranking. Talking Rock jumped to number 11, after being previously ranked at number 19 on the two previous “Best in State” lists. The course made the remarkable eight-spot jump due to the consistency in excellence that golfers have seen throughout the years
Despite the economy’s effect on other leading golf courses in the state, Talking Rock has continued to strive in providing a top-notch course for all golfers. “We are thrilled and honored to have increased our ranking this year,” said General Manager Jim Leisenring. “We are committed to keeping the golf course at its optimal level and our commitment has paid off.” A private golf community in Prescott, Ariz., Talking Rock is home to a Jay Morrish-designed 7,350-yard championship golf course, which winds through more than 1,000 acres of preserved open space. The 18-hole, private golf course was the first course in Arizona recognized for being designed, built and maintained in compliance with the Environmental Principles of Golf under the Integrated Golf Course Management Plan.
Located in a peaceful, rural setting, just minutes from Prescott, Talking Rock is a 3,600-acre private, luxury home community with a casual western lifestyle and the amenities of an exclusive country club. The Jay Morrish-designed 7,350-yard championship golf course intertwines through more than 1,000 acres of preserved open space, presenting residents with the spaciousness of Arizona’s high country. Talking Rock offers spacious custom home sites, as well as Ranch Cottages, Ranch Homes and custom homes in Prescott designed in an authentic ranch style and built by the area’s finest craftsmen. Talking Rock is a development of Harvard Investments, a Scottsdale, Ariz. based real estate development company respected for its high quality, residential projects throughout the Southwest. The Talking Rock golf course and Ranch Compound are professionally managed by OB Sports. More information on Talking Rock and Harvard Investments, Inc. can be reached at 877-922-4440 or www.talkingrockranch.com.