About the Club

Yuma Golf and Country Club is a long hidden treasure of Southern Arizona. As the only member-owned, private golf and country club in Yuma County, The Club always has been, and will continue to be, where Yuma families feel at home. In every way the Club is dedicated to providing a foundation and growth for every member and their family. We value tradition, healthy and happy families, personal growth and providing unparalleled service and quality.

Complimenting the golf course, Yuma Golf and Country Club offers a wide variety of amenities including an elegant Clubhouse, two lighted tennis courts, and a large size swimming pool with two diving boards, just to name a few.

To request information regarding membership opportunities, please email us at ygcc@ygcc.org or call the main office Monday through Friday 9am to 5pm.  928-726-4210, extension 800.

Board of Directors 2016-2017

President: Thomas McFarland
Vice President: Rick Sanders
Treasurer: Ed Lohman
Secretary: Wayne Wagner

Other Board Members:

Jim Cuming
Elaine Davis
Andy Gross
Josh Penny
Tom Rush

The Management Team

Ross Farley, PGA General Manager / Director of Golf
Lorie Alma, Controller
Audrianna Daniel,  Accounts Payable/Receivable 
Jason Rogers, GCSAA Golf Course Superintendent
Michael Hudspeth, Executive Chef
Charmaine Easterly,  Banquets & Events Coordinator
Mel Holman, Membership Director
(928) 726-4210 Ext. 200


History

1950

  • Colorado River Improvement Company formed to build the present country club . Original land price per acre $100 (117.5 acres =$11,750)

1950

  • Opening day on the golf course was December 10
  • 246 charter members formed the Yuma Country Club, leased property from the Colorado River Improvement Company
  • First President, Howard R. Gwynn, Jr.

1951

  • Clubhouse and swimming pool completed

1958

  • Second nine hole completed

1961

  • Colorado River Improvement Company articles of incorporation amended to form the Yuma Golf and Country Club

1965

  • Parking lot completed

1968

  • Swimming pool enlarged
  • Cart shed completed

1969

  • Pro Shop enlarged

1973

  • Clubhouse remodeled (servers' station added; removed windows between "porch" and bar area; breezeway between the shop and locker rooms added

1974

  • First tennis courts completed

1975

  • Clubhouse remodeled (original dining room area divided into private dining room and manager's office; Club office enlarged and sprinkler system installed)

1976

  • 2.5 acres of Highway 80 Frontage Road purchased $56,000 per acre, total price $140,000
  • Second tennis courts completed

1978

  • Addition to cart shed for club storage

1982

  • New Snack Bar completed
  • New greens maintenance shed completed
  • New carpeting, paint and window treatments throughout the Clubhouse

1987

  • Rebuilt new clubhouse

2004

  • New parking lot completed

2006

  • New irrigation installation complete
  • New carpeting, flooring and furniture throughout the Clubhouse

2014

  • Parking lot repaved and restriped