Opening for play November 5th 2005, Escena Golf Club is conveniently located near the Palm Springs International Airport. Designed by Nicklaus Design, this classic 18-hole layout, carved out of the California Desert, is the first brand-new golf course to be built in the city of Palm Springs since 1986.Escena Golf Club will offer an experience unlike any other. Surrounded by awe-inspiring views of the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto mountains, glimpses of vintage glamour accompany you as you play its dramatic 7,173 yard layout. Wide playing corridors, clusters of towering Mexican fan palms, small native trees and abundant desert flowers are sure to create spiritual golf experience you are not to soon forget.The name Escena reflects both the defining architectural and diverse lifestyle history of Palm Springs, two important attributes that are leading the way to revitalization and repositioning of the city as an exciting desert retreat. Escena Golf Club will offer scenic desert and mountain views along with Southern California`s famous healing climate to everyone wishing to take part.Panoramic views from numerous vantage points will help showcase the Golf Club`s impressive mid-century modern style clubhouse expected to include a restaurant and dining rooms, a large terrace lounge, men`s and women`s locker rooms and golf shop. The clubhouse is being designed by Douglas Fredrickson Architects, Inc, and is slated to open in late 2006.Escena Palm Springs is a joint venture of Lennar Communities Inland and Empire Companies. The Golf Club is managed by Troon Golf, the leader in upscale golf course management.