How To Play Hole 18 At Pebble Beach The Spectacular Par 5 Demands Careful Thinking Published June 10, 2019Updated June 28, 2019 Jason Dufner will almost always play famed hole No. 18 at Pebble Beach in three shots instead of going for the green. For him, risk/reward is not worth it off the tee. He and fellow PGA Championship winner Steve Elkington discuss. GET INSTANT ACCESS TO EVERY SECRET GOLF VIDEO LESSON!