The Rim Club is an established Arizona golf and country club community about 90 minutes northeast of Phoenix and Scottsdale in the historic high country town of Payson. The 555-acre gated enclave features an acclaimed 18-hole golf course, an upscale spa and athletic club and a selection of estate homesites with dramatic views of the 7,000-foot-high Mogollon Rim escarpment.
On-site amenities include a championship golf course and full-service clubhouse, swimming and fitness facilities, tennis, spa services and generous conservation areas with a network of recreational trails through rolling hills and woodlands. The property is about 10 minutes from shopping and entertainment, health care, restaurants and retail services, and convenient to year-round outdoor recreational activities and superb trout fishing in Tonto National Forest and other nearby parklands. Send me information now!
Acreage 555 acres (225 hectares)
Gatehouse Gated entry.
Club Structure Non-equity.
Golf The acclaimed Rim Club golf course represents the final collaboration of the Jay Morrish and Tom Weiskopf design team, with pine-lined fairways, dramatic bolder outcroppings, sudden elevation changes, formidable water hazards and omnipresent views of the Mogollon Rim. The club's extensive practice facilities include a driving range with canopy cover during the summer months.
Clubhouse The Rim Club's 29,000-square-foot golf clubhouse is a period revival of an 1880s land baron's manor, with casual and formal dining options, a pro shop, locker rooms, an expansive terrace and a 50-foot cascading glass wall framing views of the 18th green and the Mogollon Rim.
Tennis A tennis court is available adjacent to the spa and swimming pool.
Swimming & Fitness Member privileges also include full access to Mountain Spa, which features an outdoor lap pool and a well-equipped fitness center with locker rooms and massage and salon services.
Fishing The Payson area is home to some of the best trout streams in Arizona, and the lakes, reservoirs and lower-elevation rivers of the Mogollon Rim host a variety of warm-water fish.
Shopping & Dining Residents have access to supermarkets, a major discount department store, banking, dry cleaners and other retail services about 10 minutes from home in the town of Payson. Dining options include Western steak houses and other local restaurants in Payson, along with a choice of formal and causal venues on-site in the golf clubhouse.
Area Attractions The Payson area is surrounded by miles of exceptionally scenic high country terrain in Tonto National Forest, with mountains, lakes, rivers and woodlands accessible for year-round hiking and mountain biking, camping, fishing, hunting and other outdoor pursuits. The town itself has several Western-themed museums, a casino, art galleries and antique stores, and hosts a variety of events and festivals, including the World's Oldest Continuous Rodeo held annually since 1884.
Health Care 24-hour emergency care and other hospital services are available about 10 minutes away at Payson Regional Medical Center.
Airport Access The Rim Club is about 90 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. General aviation services are available 10 minutes away at Payson's municipal airport.