Brooks, Calif. (January 25, 2021) – Yocha Dehe Golf Club at Cache Creek Casino in Brooks, Calif. was recently named the No. 1 golf course in America by GolfPass in the website’s “Golfers’ Choice 2021: Top 50 U.S. Golf Courses” annual ranking. Rankings were created by user reviews from Golf Advisor, which merged into the GolfPass brand in December 2020. In addition, Yocha Dehe was also recognized by GolfPass as the “Top Golf Course in California,” the No. 3 “Friendliest Course in the U.S.” and ranked No. 7 on the website’s list of “Top 25 Golf Courses For Off-Course Amenities.”
According to GolfPass, the best public golf experiences in the country are based on more than 265,000 reviews from their golfer community. Course scores are based on a course’s overall rating and six subcategory ratings including value, conditions, layout, pace of play, staff friendliness and off-course amenities as voted on by GolfPass readers. Courses need a minimum of 10 reviews over the calendar year to be considered for their Best-of rankings. GolfPass is the leading source of golf course ratings and reviews by golfers, for golfers. GolfPass’ community of golfers share their first-hand experience at thousands of courses worldwide to help other golfers decide where to play their next round.
Yocha Dehe, which means "home by the spring water" in the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation's native Patwin language, is the region's leading resort and daily fee golf course. Nestled in the beautiful Capay Valley just outside Sacramento and San Francisco, the golf course is surrounded by farmland, with a few holes bordered by vineyards which the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation use to make their own wine. The golf course was designed by Brad Bell and opened for public play in 2008. Yocha Dehe Golf Club consistently delivers pristine playing surfaces, incredible service and excellent off-course amenities.
Located one mile from the golf course, Cache Creek is Northern California’s premier casino resort, with more than 600 four-diamond luxury hotel rooms, ten incredible dining experiences, world-class nightlife, and two resort pool areas.
Yocha Dehe Golf Club is professionally managed by Troon. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at 585-plus locations around the globe, including managing 630-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. In addition to golf, Troon specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages more than 490-plus food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 40-plus states and 30-plus countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Honours Golf, OB Sports, Indigo Golf Partners, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design. Troon-affiliated properties include Princeville Makai Golf Club on Kauai; Champion Hills in Hendersonville, North Carolina; Ocean Club in Paradise Island, Bahamas; and Vattanac Golf Resort in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. For additional news and information, visit www.Troon.com.