Welcome to Big Horn
An exclusive resort enclave just a stone’s throw away from Palm Springs.
Big Horn, California, is a private residential golf club community enhanced by the stunning landscape of Palm Desert. Considering that club membership is exclusive to Big Horn property owners, it comes as no surprise that Big Horn is one of the most coveted private residential golf club communities in the nation. Studded with sprawling contemporary and Mediterranean-style mansions, the area’s real estate market is characterized by homes that flawlessly merge interior design with the natural desert landscape. Expansive patios, luxurious private pools, and lush landscaping are just a few of the features that make Big Horn living so special.
Known for its extensive and luxurious resort amenities, Big Horn offers its residents an abundance of carefully curated ways to stay active and pampered. At the heart of the community lies a state-of-the-art 80,000-square-foot Clubhouse that was artfully crafted to highlight the postcard-worthy landscape. Surrounded by breathtaking vistas of perfectly manicured golf courses, sweeping desert valleys, and awe-inspiring Santa Rosa mountains, the Clubhouse is the ideal place for Big Horn residents to socialize and relax.
The opportunities for socializing certainly don’t end there. Hosting more than 100 seasonal events throughout the year, Big Horn offers its residents ample opportunities to congregate. From Easter Eggstravaganzas to Island Luaus, there is never a shortage of reasons to celebrate life’s many milestones. Family-oriented activities also abound with an abundance of youth programming at the club’s multiple sports courts, bike paths, and kid-friendly restaurants.
Those seeking child-free days of golf are spoiled by the Arthur Hills-designed Mountains and the Tom Fazio-designed Canyons courses—two world-class 18-hole courses that have hosted legendary gold tournaments, including the LPGA’s Samsung World Championships, the Skins Gams, and the U.S. Senior Match Play Challenge. After a long day on the course, nothing beats a five-star meal at one of the luxurious dining facilities in Big Horn. Canyons Steakhouse, for example, is renowned for its scenic views of the city, live entertainment, and phenomenal surf and turf. Additionally, The Golf House features a delectable breakfast and lunch menu and stunning views of the local landscape.
In addition to its community-oriented culture and active lifestyle, Big Horn is replete with opportunities for romance. Couples often enjoy visiting The Jewelry Box to cement their love through its exceptional selection of hand-picked jewelry. There’s no better way to share a relaxing afternoon than with a visit to the BIGHORN Spa & Wellness Center for a luxurious couples massage or a calming yoga class.
The Desert Sands Unified School District is proud to serve the community of Big Horn with schools that are dedicated to providing quality education and offering offer a wide variety of programs and services to meet the needs of its students.