Lijiang Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club
English Name:Lijiang Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Course
Location: Ganhaizi, Lijiang City
Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club is one of the icons of China golf. This Kunming golf course is set in the bottom of a valley that faces the famous Jade Dragon Snow Mountain that is 5596 meters (18,360 ft.) high. You can enjoy mountain views from almost every place on this Kunming golf course. Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club is situated at 3100 meters (10,800 ft.) above see level, the second highest in the world and the highest in Asia. It is 8548 yards long, which is longest par 72 golf course in the world. Thanks to the elevation of 3000 meters (10,000 ft.) the ball flies some 15%-20% farther than normal on this Kunming golf course so don’t be afraid too much. Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club is a must-play if you’re visiting Kunming to play golf. We’ve played golf in four continents and over 20 countries, and this golf course in Kunming is one of our favorites.
The three of the four par 3s measure more than 260 yards and the shortest one is 236 yards long! What a golf course in Kunming! Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club is a real beauty, a booby dazzler, a rip snorter, a beast and whatever superlative you want to use! The shortest par 4 is, whew, as much as 436 long. And the 5th par 5 plays to 711 yards, which is the longest par 5 in the world. The front 9 has Scottish style and the back 9 is a mountainous course, and two of them have completely different characteristics of other Kunming golf courses.