Category Archives: Las Vegas Hot Pick of the Day

Hot picks from Las Vegas golf courses.

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 […]

NYTimes.com Writer Boasts about Las Vegas Golf Course The Chase

Jack Nicklaus' Coyote Springs is a must play

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 […]

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 […]

PGA Village Coyote Springs: Las Vegas’ Western Golf Home of the PGA of America

Jack Nicklaus' Coyote Springs is a must play

August 9, 2008–With the PGA Championship, the major for the true pro, being played, the thoughts here at Golf Las Vegas Now wandered to about 50 miles north of the Las Vegas Strip, to PGA Village Coyote Springs. The new area is now the western home of the PGA of America, the organizers of the PGA Championship. PGA Village Coyote Springs […]

Checking Out the Holes of Las Vegas’ Painted Desert Golf Club

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August 7, 2008–Painted Desert Golf Club is seemingly a Vegas original. This golf course, designed by the esteemed Jay Morrish, was the first, true desert golf course in the Las Vegas area, and has enjoyed cool moments like hosting the Nevada Open tournament and being the site of PGA Tour star Robert Gamez' course record round […]

Royal Birkdale’s Brutal 6th Hole at British Open Can Be Played at Las Vegas Golf Course Royal Links

July 17, 2008–The old saying is that if you birdie a tough hole during a round, you've picked up a shot on the field. But when it comes to the 499-yard, par 4, 6th hole at Royal Birkdale, site of the 2008 British Open (click for up-to-date leaderboard), a birdie there and you darn near pick […]

Las Vegas Golf Courses Rhodes Ranch and Tuscany Boast Ted Robinson Beauty, Playability

July 5, 2008–Las Vegas golf courses Rhodes Ranch Golf Club and Tuscany Golf Club are both designed by the late–but legendary–golf course architect Ted Robinson. The two courses are typical Robinson style with wide fairways that help keep errant shots in play, but offer plenty of challenge around the greens and on the par 3 […]

Las Vegas Golf Courses Share PGA Tour ‘THE PLAYERS’ Feel

The island green on the Wolf!

May 8, 2008–With THE PLAYERS Championship underway at TPC Sawgrass in Florida, our mind wandered to how some of the best Las Vegas golf courses share the feel and style of the PLAYERS' site. TPC Sawgrass is a sister course to Las Vegas golf courses TPC Las Vegas (resort) and TPC Summerlin (private). All are owned and operated by […]

Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort Hosts FullTiltPoker.net World Series of Golf

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May 5, 2008–Outdated article. The Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort is the home of three world-class Pete Dye golf courses, and beginning May 12, this Las Vegas golf facility will be the site of an event that pits players who have anted up $10,000 each against each other in a golf format that simulates Texas Hold […]

Rhodes Ranch, Tuscany Courses Part of Las Vegas Golf Authority

April 29, 2008–Two very enjoyable golf courses in Las Vegas are Rhodes Ranch Golf Club and Tuscany Golf Club. These Las Vegas golf courses–both Ted Robinson designs–boast his typical, playable style: wide fairways and large greens, plus very few forced carries and beautiful water features. But be careful, the par 3's are a challenge, and you'll […]

Las Vegas Golf Course Desert Pines Gives Players a Warm, Fuzzy

April 15, 2008–I have to be honest with you. For awhile, I wasn't the biggest fan of Las Vegas’ Desert Pines Golf Club. I'm not sure what it was, and why this Las Vegas golf course didn't give me a true warm, fuzzy. Maybe it was the back-to-back fairways that seemed just a bit too […]

Only Vegas Golf Tournament Highlights Vegas, Golf, Business Mix

April 12, 2008–Las Vegas is the world's most exciting golf destination, as VegasGolfer Magazine calls it, and we here at GolfLasVegasNow.com simply say we are the Ultimate Golf City. And for four days this past week, the city and two of its best Las Vegas golf courses were handed to meeting platters on a silver, […]

Where to Play Golf in Las Vegas? Find out at GolfLasVegasNow.com!

March 24, 2008–Las Vegas blossomed into one of the best golf destinations in the world several years ago, having gone from about 10 or 15 golf courses in the 1980's to the more than 50 that dot the area today within a few miles of the world famous Las Vegas Strip. And here at GolfLasVegasNow.com […]

Las Vegas Golf Courses Create Online Authority to Connect Directly With Golfers

Lexington's par-5 7th is one of many challenging holes at The Revere Golf Club

March 13, 2008–Outdated article about many Las Vegas golf courses are now working together at LasVegasGolfAuthority.com, an online place where golfers can secure best rates, online reservations and connect directly with the official management of the Las Vegas golf courses.

Las Vegas Golf Marketing Man Honored by American Junior Golf Association

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March 12, 2008–Las Vegas golf marketing man Kris Strauss, from OB Sports, operators of several Las Vegas golf courses, has been honored by the American Junior Golf Association for his work in securing media and exposure for several of the organization's events, including the Las Vegas Founders Junior Am played at Las Vegas' Angel Park […]

Johnny Miller’s Las Vegas Golf Course Badlands Place to Be

Johnny Miller's Badlands Offers a Free Ride!

February 26, 2008–The Badlands Golf Club, one of two Las Vegas golf courses operated by the award-winning Troon Golf, is 27 holes of Johnny Miller and Chi Chi Rodriguez Las Vegas golf decadence. Miller describes the course as an "E Ticket Ride at Disneyland" while some who play it curse it for its thorough desert […]

New RioSecco.net Features Las Vegas Golf Packages, Tee Times, T-Mate Photos!

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February 15, 2008–Rio Secco Golf Club is one of two Las Vegas golf courses (Cascata is the other) designed by Rees Jones, often referred to as the "Open Doctor." In addition, the Las Vegas golf course is home to the world-famous Butch Harmon School of Golf (you never know when you will bump into Adam […]

Dramatic Las Vegas Golf Beauty Smack Dab on Strip With Award-Winning Bali Hai Golf Club

February 3, 2008–You see it when you are flying in to Las Vegas. Or when you drive down Las Vegas Boulevard from the south, or you scoot along on Interstate 15 coming in from California. Majestic palm trees, wide, luscious fairways, and glimmering water features draw a golfer's eye to this green oasis that rests […]

Check Out Arthur Hills’ Las Vegas Golf Course Legacy Golf Club Pics, Get Best Rates!

January 21, 2008–The Legacy Golf Club is one of four Las Vegas golf courses operated by OB Sports, and is a challenging design by the esteemed Arthur Hills. The Legacy Golf Club is typified by Arthur Hills fairways that are accented with mounding and ledges in addition to well-placed bunkers that direct golfers where to hit […]