Torrey Pines Golf Course

2012 GRAA Top 50 Golf Range / Public Facilities

Torrey Pines Golf Course

Joe DeBock, PGA Head Professional

11480 North Torrey Pines Road

La Jolla, CA 92037

Facility Amenities:

  • Grass tees (30)
  • Bays with Mats (30)
  • Short game practice areas
  • Grass Putting Green

Type of Range Targets:

  • Flags
  • Built-up greens

Number of holes of regulation golf offered at facility: 36 holes

Instruction provided.

Number of PGA Professional Instructors: 6

Clubfitting services provided.

Number of estimated visits to facility golf range per year: 66,000

Number of range balls dispensed per year: 3,333,333

Number of range balls in inventory: 15,000

New balls are acquired: Four times per year

Best range promotion: Driving Range Discount Card – Customer pays $100 and gets $144 in value for range balls. Instruction Range Card – We sell a range card to the people who are taking lessons – Customer pays $100 and gets $180 in value for range balls.

Special programs: We do the yearly PGA Tour event here at Torrey Pines and the Junior World Golf Championships which are done with hundreds of volunteers from the local community.