Wolf Creek Golf Club is 18 holes of “fantasy” golf that is located 77 miles north of Las Vegas in the burgeoning golf mecca of Mesquite, Nevada. Wolf Creek Golf Club plays through the dramatic hills, canyons, ravines and desert of the beautiful southwest desert, and the course is now continually ranked among the Top 100 golf courses in America”, including in 2009 when it is included at number 51 by GOLF Magazine.
“It is among the top courses in Nevada, and is the area’s (Mesquite) best,” the editors at GOLF have written about the course. “It is Shadow Creek meets Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride, and the results are jaw-dropping, with dramatic canyon and mountain views that complement a well-conceived design.”
Recently, Wolf Creek Golf Club made international news with its inclusion in the EA Sports video game, Tiger Woods ’09. The game’s creators were looking to create a fantasy golf course, but when one came upon Wolf Creek, reality became fantasy. “Tiger Woods PGA Tour gamers have an endless desire for fantasy courses, which is one of the main reasons Wolf Creek was high on the list of courses we wanted to sign,” says EA Sports product manager PraveetaSingh. “The coolest part is that Wolf Creek is a fantasy course that actually exists.”
The course is tucked into the northeast corner in Mesquite and is carved beautifully out of the desert. The layout will test your game with its stunning layout, overwhelm you with its dazzling beauty and its breath-taking views. Wolf Creek Golf Club opened to national acclaim in 2000. In 2002, Golf Digestpicked Wolf Creek as “America’s Best New Course”. Since then, Golf Digestnamed Wolf Creek one of “America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses” and “America’s 50 Toughest Golf Courses” for 2007/2008 (#25 and #31 respectively). Golfweek placed Wolf Creek at #26 on its list of “Top 100 Resort Golf Courses”. And ZAGAT rated Wolf Creek as “Excellent” in its 2007/2008 Survey of “America’s Top Golf Courses” Earlier this year Wolf Creek was included at number 14 of the Top 50 golf course in a reader’s choice poll.
Las Vegas Golfers Need To Know
- Wolf Creek Golf Club is about a long hour’s drive from the Las Vegas Strip
- Click now for Inclusive Wolf Creek Golf Club golf packages are available at the Eureka Resort
- Full practice facilities are available
- The Terrace Restaurant and lounge is available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and banquets