The private golf and country club Thunder Canyon is nestled against the base of the majestic Sierra Nevada in picturesque Washoe Valley. Thoughtfully designed by the acclaimed course architect Robert Muir Graves, the 18 beautiful holes at Thunder Canyon measure more than 6,700 yards from the longest tees for a par of 72. The impeccably manicured course features no less than 11 serene lakes and two meandering streams that come into play on an impressive 14 holes. Well-established pine trees guard the pristine, contoured fairways, while five sets of tee boxes accommodate players at all skill levels.
The course boasts a traditional layout, with elevated tees, dense stands of pines and generous, fast greens. The lush, expansive landscape at Thunder Canyon is as scenic as it is playable. Members of Thunder Canyon enjoy a generous training facility that includes chipping and sand practice areas, as well as a putting green stretching 13,000 square feet. The innovative indoor golf learning center, Thunder Canyon Golf School, offers the best in video instruction and lessons from PGA professionals. The beautiful clubhouse, set against a beautiful lake, affords spectacular views of both Mt. Rose and Slide Mountain and includes dining and banquet facilities.