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Las Vegas’ Royal Links Golf Club Features Hole from Women’s British Open

July 20, 2009–Las Vegas' Royal Links Golf Club was inspired by the golf courses used during the British Open, but sometimes lost in the shuffle is that the term 'British Open' also includes the Ricoh Women's British Open being played July 30-Aug. 2 at Royal Lytham and St. Annes Golf Club. And Royal Links' 1st hole was inspired by the 10th hole at the course. Plus, there are a some Las Vegas golfers in the field battling for the trophy.
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Las Vegas Golf Region’s Wolf Creek Scored For Excellence By ZAGAT

June 13, 2009–Las Vegas golf region course Wolf Creek Golf Club has earned 28 points out of 30 in the recently released sixth edition of ZAGAT's America's Best Golf Courses survey. Wolf Creek Golf Club was one of 50 golf courses in the survey to receive 28 points or higher in the course category, and was tied at 28 with such exceptional golf courses as Sea Pines in Harbour Town, South Carolina, Troon North in Scottsdale, Arizona, and Las Vegas golf course gem Cascata. And Wolf Creek was ranked ahead of Las Vegas golf course Wynn Las Vegas and Doral's Blue Monster in Florida.
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Checking Out the Las Vegas Golf Scene with Celebs, Pros, Excellence

June 1, 2009–It's time to celebrate for visiting and local Las Vegas golfers because June 1 is pretty much the day when the Las Vegas golf summer rates and deals at Las Vegas golf courses go into full effect. Stick close to us here and visit our Las Vegas Golf Deals of the Day section to determine the best rates for your Las Vegas golf tee times at the best Las Vegas golf courses. But there's always a lot happening on and around Las Vegas golf courses, so read on for a sampling of the Las Vegas golf news of
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Mesquite’s Wolf Creek Golf Club Goes Live at World Golf Tour With Chance to Win Trip

May 8, 2009–Wolf Creek Golf Club is one of the more than 50 resort golf courses located in the Las Vegas golf region, and has been a featured fantasy course in Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2009 from EA Sports, and is now a featured golf course at the online golf game site, World Golf Tour. Currently, and through May 31, virtual and real golfers can play in this golf tournament for a chance to win a trip for to Mesquite to play the real Wolf Creek Golf Club and stay at the award-winning Eureka Hotel and Casino.
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ForbesTraveler.com Ranks Las Vegas in Top 10 Best Golf Cities in America

March 26, 2009–If you are familiar with this website, you know we're a bit biased towards Las Vegas golf courses. We love 'em, and want all golfers to experience golf in Las Vegas. But now, an independent source has stepped up and added to the view point that bringing your golf clubs to Las Vegas is very much worth. ForbesTraveler.com has ranked Las Vegas as America's Number 10 golf city, and while we could argue that we should be ranked higher, being on the list is a very nice honor.
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Check Out the Tour of Las Vegas Golf’s Boulder Creek Golf Club

March 3, 2009–Boulder City is a quaint little non-gaming town that is located about 30 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, and this part of the Las Vegas golf region is the home of two city-owned 'Las Vegas' golf courses, Boulder Creek Golf Club and Boulder City Golf Course. And you can click now to tour the 27 Las Vegas golf holes of Boulder Creek at the official website of this Las Vegas golf course and check out what you can experience.
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Wolf Creek Golf Club Picked as a Readers’ Favorite by Golfworld

February 14, 2009–Wolf Creek Golf Club is located about 77 miles from Las Vegas in the mini-golf mecca of Mesquite, Nevada, but is a part of what we call the Las Vegas golf region. The course, known as one of the most challenging and beautiful in the area, has a long resume filled with impressive awards, and recently added to the list. Wolf Creek Golf Club was named 14th favorite on a list of the Top 50 public golf courses in the U.S. as voted by readers of Golfworld. The course is also currently the featured course at MesquiteGolfNow.com.
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A Photo Tour of Bear’s Best Las Vegas Reveals Beauty, Challenge, Jack

January 10, 2009–Bear's Best Las Vegas is a unique Las Vegas golf experience that brings together 18 of Jack Nicklaus' favorite holes into one Las Vegas golf course. Now you can view the official Bear's Best Las Vegas photo gallery that reveals the unique character of this Las Vegas golf course. Nicklaus and his design team scoured hundred of holes from many of his most notable golf course designs to come up with these 18 holes, saying after the process that it just might have been more difficult to organize the existing 18 than to create all new holes.
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Las Vegas Golf Club: History Is New Again

December 30, 2008–Las Vegas Golf Club opened so long ago that even the official website of this Las Vegas golf course estimates the year that it all began at this Las Vegas golf favorite. For the record, it is noted as 1938, or 70 years ago for those scoring at home. But one thing that has stayed fairly constant over the years is that this is where the true Las Vegas golfer plays, at least some of the time. And now that Las Vegas Golf Club is under new management, there is much that is new again at this Las
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The New LasVegasNational.com Reveals Sinatra History, Deals, Tips

December 29, 2008–Las Vegas National Golf Club is the most historic golf course in Las Vegas. This living legend has hosted Las Vegas golf events on the PGA Tour (the course was used in a three-course rotation when Tiger Woods won his first tournament) and LPGA Tour, in addition to being the place where celebrities like Frank Sinatra have flocked to play over the years. Now Las Vegas National Golf Club is under new ownership and with it comes the launch of the new LasVegasNational.com, where you can find Las Vegas golf deals, indepth course history, and more.
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Top Golf Pubs Name Las Vegas’ The Chase Among Best New Golf Courses in America

December 11, 2008–Last month, Jack Nicklaus' The Chase at PGA Golf Club Coyote Springs was named one of the top golf courses in the U.S. by Travel and Leisure. Now comes word that The Chase has earned more awards. A Golf Digest panel has selected the Las Vegas golf course as the number 2 top new golf course for 2009, while GOLF Magazine has placed it at number 3. The public, resort PGA Golf Club Coyote Springs is self-dubbed, "The new home of golf in the west", and is located about 50 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip.
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Las Vegas’ Painted Desert Golf Club Soars With the Eagle

November 8, 2008–There lies Painted Desert Golf Club, one of two Las Vegas golf courses managed by the award-winning EAGL Golf (the other is the historic Las Vegas Golf Club). Las Vegas golf course Painted Desert was the first, true desert golf course built in the Las Vegas area, and stands the test of time due to its beauty and playability. And under the direction of EAGL Golf, this Las Vegas golf course offers a true Las Vegas golf value that is worth your time.
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Million-Dollar Greens Feel Good at Las Vegas Golf Course Badlands

October 21, 2008–The Badlands Golf Club is the home of 27 Las Vegas golf holes designed by Johnny Miller with consultation by Chi Chi Rodriguez, and is known as one of Las Vegas golf's most unique experiences. And recently, nearly three-million dollars was invested into a renovation that included new greens built with the high-tech Pennlinks Bentgrass. Also built were several new tee boxes, a new short-game area and a larger practice green. Badlands Golf Club, along with the Revere Golf Club, is one of two Las Vegas golf courses managed by Troon Golf.
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Golf Boulder City for Small Town Las Vegas Golf but Big Time Fun

October 12, 2008–There are more than 60 golf courses in the Las Vegas golf region that stretches from Las Vegas to Henderson to Mesquite to Laughlin to Pahrump and to Boulder City, a little non-gambling town that is the gateway to Hoover Dam. Two of the more enjoyable 'Las Vegas golf courses' are found in Boulder City, a town located about 30 miles from the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. The original Boulder City Golf Course and the more recent Boulder Creek Golf Club are both worth the trip.
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The Beauty of Lake Las Vegas Golf Courses Captured Through the Lens

September 30, 3008–Outdated. There are two resort Las Vegas golf courses located at Lake Las Vegas Resort, one designed by Jack Nicklaus, and one by Tom Weiskopf. Nicklaus' Reflection Bay Golf Club is a Las Vegas resort golf course as is Weiskopf's The Falls Golf Club. Also on property is SouthShore Golf Club, Nicklaus' only private Las Vegas golf course. And now you can view the beauty of these Las Vegas resort golf courses by clicking the official photo gallery at golfllv.com.
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Las Vegas Golf Musings: Campbell’s Ryder Cup First Tee Jitters; Courses in Best Shape; Celebs

September 17, 2008–Musings from the world of Las Vegas golf this week include former UNLV All-American Chad Campbell playing for the U.S. in the Ryder Cup this weekend and reliving his first-tee jitters; Las Vegas pros making a mark on the Nationwide Tour and soon-to-be PGA Tour; a few Las Vegas golfers attemtping to qualify for the LPGA Tour; celebrities committing to play in events on Las Vegas golf courses; and we remind golfers of the world that the end of September through the rest of the year is when Las Vegas golf courses are in the best shape due to the
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Las Vegas Golfers to Vie for OB Sports Team National Championship

September 10, 2008–OB Sports is a golf course management company that operates three Las Vegas golf facilities that total four 18-hole Las Vegas golf courses, a lighted par 3 course, and one of the few all-grass putting courses in the world. And for the second year, the national company is holding the OB Sports Team National Championship to determine the best team from several of the company's golf courses, including the three Las Vegas golf courses, Angel Park Golf Club, The Legacy Golf Club, and Aliante Golf Club (pictured). Eight-player teams from the courses will compete against 10 other teams
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Pete Dye’s Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort Full of Beauty, Good Conditions, and Challenge

September 7, 2008–Pete Dye twirled his design magic three times at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, Las Vegas golf's only 54-hole golf facility that is home to the Snow Mountain, Sun Mountain and The WOLF Las Vegas golf courses, all designed by the legendary Dye. The Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort is located about 30 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, a few miles outside the northwest area of town, but because of the distance away, these courses are set in a pristine and quiet setting. There are no houses to be seen, and it's just you, your friends and your golf
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NYTimes.com Writer Boasts about Las Vegas Golf Course The Chase

September 3, 2008–Las Vegas golf course The Chase at PGA Golf Club Coyote Springs is located about 50 minutes north of the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, and according to NYTimes.com writer Joe Passov, it is worth the trip. This Las Vegas golf course opened to the public earlier this year, and is a stunning visual design that blends very well into its desert surroundings. "This is a wonderfully low-key Jack Nicklaus design, with fast, undulating greens, an array of strategically deployed tattered-edge bunkers and just enough bells and whistles in the form of lakes, waterfalls and mountain views to lure potential home buyers
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Intercontinental Golf Team Challenge World Finals Coming to Las Vegas Golf Courses in 2009

August 22, 2008–For the last 10 years, a team of Las Vegas amateur golfers representing the United States have played a team of amateur golfers from the UK in an event known as the Transatlantic Team Challenge. The series was tied 5-5, with the UK team winning earlier this year at the event that took place at Las Vegas golf courses Canyon Gate Country Club, Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, Bali Hai Golf Club and Desert Pines Golf Club (pictured). Now a new format will debut for this event that is newly dubbed the Intercontinental Golf Team Challenege and the World Finals
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