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Black Mesa Golf Club

115 State Road 399, NM 87532
+1 505-747-8946
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Hooray - Black Mesa is coming back to life!

I have been a great fan of Black Mesa for years, and believe it is a very special course in one of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GolferRan
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Sarasota, Florida
Pleasant Surprise

I played Black Meza this past weekend. Before going to the course I learned that Santa Fe was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
378moralesl
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San Antonio, Texas
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Black Mesa is a high-desert links style layout that weaves its way around and over sandstone foothills on the Santa Clara Pueblo located thirty minutes north of Santa Fe. Designed by Baxter Spann, the course opened in 2003 to numerous accolades including "Best New Affordable Course" by Golf Digest and one of the" Top Ten Courses You Can Play" that debuted that year by GOLF Magazine. Since then, Black Mesa has been continually cited in the media for its challenging play for golfers of all skill levels, stunning panoramic views and exceptional value. The course has been rated in the various industry Top 100 lists since it opened. and was recently named one of the "Ten Most Spectacular Courses in the World" by LINKS Magazine.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
1 week ago
“Hooray - Black Mesa is coming back to life!”
15 Apr 2018
“Hard Course, excellent challenge”
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115 State Road 399, NM 87532
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been a great fan of Black Mesa for years, and believe it is a very special course in one of the most dramatic settings anywhere. Because it is such a unique venue, I have tried in recent years to "support" and play the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I played Black Meza this past weekend. Before going to the course I learned that Santa Fe was experiencing a drought. I was expecting poor course conditions, but to my surprise the course was in excellent condition. The fairways were good and the greens were...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Played Black Mesa last week with my nephews. I have played a number of times, it was their first time here. They really enjoyed the challenge. The course is interesting "target" golf with some holes offering some bailout space. Plenty of difficult holes, the greens...More

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tom v, Golf Pro at Black Mesa Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Tom Y - We appreciate your honest and frank review of Black Mesa. In today's world guests sometimes lose sight that New Mexico is still coming out of winter expecting a Scottsdale experience. Come back at some point later in the summer look for me...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I have played there since it opened and was named Golf Digest's #1 new public course. It was once a spectacular course and was my favorite NM course for years. The neglect of maintenance in the past 5 years makes me wish I had not...More

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tom v, golf professional at Black Mesa Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

We thank you for your input, we are working to grass in bunkers signs are posted all around golf shop with this message. I have looked at every scorecard we have and cannot locate any reference to architect if you have a different scorecard it...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

I golfed here for the first time recently. Apparently there had been some issues with water and the condition of the greens and fairways, but they've CLEARLY been resolved. The course was in excellent condition, and the views cannot be beaten. Another bonus is that...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed with the condition of this course. We have played here before and it was in much better shape. The traps were in a state of disrepair, the greens had not been mowed and due to some rain the night before we could only...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

They had just punched and sanded the greens so I can't review them but they looked nice. This is a target golf course with NO directions on where to hit the ball! From the forward tees you might get a peek where you are going...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

Read about the troubles the course had a few months ago and wanted to update.Just played here this past weekend and the tees and greens are in great shape. The fairways 95%. Bunkers are still not good. This is a fantastic golf course- I think...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I have been playing Black Mesa for 8 years. The course had water issues 2 or 3 years ago and just about lost all of the fairways and greens. That was the low point. Now the course in regaining the class that got it on...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

I met a friend in Santa Fe and we played round at several local courses. Having lived in the area previuosly, I was really looking forward to Black Mesa, one of my favorite tracks. Unfortunately, the course is in dire operational and finanical shape. Play...More

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