The 9-hole “Valley Gardens” course at the Valley Gardens Golf Course facility in Scotts Valley, California features 1,785 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 31 . The course rating is 30 and it has a slope rating of 100. Designed by Bob E. Baldock, the Valley Gardens golf course opened in 1971. Sandy Woodruff manages the course as the Owner/Manager. Overzealous golfers can expect to post high scores on the short par fours at Valley Gardens Golf Course, with aesthetic lakes with migrating mallard ducks, and strategically placed bunkers, protect beautiful greens from becoming reachable (for the average golfer) from the tee box.