Archives for Uncategorized

Coyote Springs Par 3 Holes Up Challenge of Nicklaus Masterpiece

Las Vegas, Nev. (Oct. 18, 2016)–The old saying is simple: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Well behold Coyote Springs Golf Club’s par 3s, four of the best-looking, toughest-to-play holes you will find anywhere. And add in the fact that there are 14 other stunning holes on this Jack Nicklaus designed course and you’ve got a layout that is well worth the trip.–By Bill Bowman Coyote Springs, located an hour north of Las Vegas, is a par-72 layout that stretches to 7,471 yards from the tips. Water comes into play early and often as 11 lakes dot the landscape.
Read More

New Affordable Junior Clinics Begin at Nine Las Vegas Courses

Las Vegas, Nev. (Oct. 4, 2016) — We’ve all got to start learning this great game of golf somewhere. And with Las Vegas golf courses reaching out to help junior golfers, now is the perfect time. Nine Las Vegas golf courses will be host sites to the First on Course Learn To Play Golf Junior Instructional program, a 6-week session for boys and girls ages 6-12.–By Bill Bowman To sign up, visit www.southernnevadajuniorgolf.com or call 702.430.2600. The program will be held weekly during October and November. It is under the guidance of Southern Nevada Junior Golf and will teach kids
Read More

Snow Mountain at Las Vegas Paiute Earns No. 4 GolfAdvisor.com ranking

Las Vegas, Nev. (June 11, 2016)—It’s simple: If the product is good, people will notice. If that product is great, people will not only notice, they will make sure the word gets out. Such is the case with the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort. The resort’s Snow Mountain Course was honored in May, 2016 as being the fourth best experience for golfers for the month. No, that’s not a statewide honor. No, that’s not a U.S. honor. It’s a worldwide honor. –By Bill Bowman Throughout May, Golf Advisor received more than 8,500 reviews of courses from around the world. For courses to
Read More

Las Vegas Par Am Features Bali Hai, Female Caddies

Las Vegas, Nev. (May 23, 2016)—Here’s your chance to take in Vegas at its finest. From world-class golf (Bali Hai Golf Club) to luxurious accommodations (The Luxor) and everything in between, Walters Golf has the ideal getaway for players this summer. Welcome to the 2016 Summer Par Am that also features female caddies and VIP fun. Click now for Las Vegas Par Am registration.— By Bill Bowman The event, which is scheduled for Aug. 5-7, 2016, will again give players the chance to unwind in Las Vegas at a golf event that is one of Vegas’ top draws. The tournament, scheduled
Read More

Play Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Classic Pro-Am at Cascata

Las Vegas, Nev. (May 13, 2016)—When you talk about a Hall of Fame, you’re talking about the very best a sport has to offer. It’s no different with the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame and the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Classic Pro-Am. The 2016 event will again be held at the Rees Jones-designed Cascata, one of Las Vegas’ top golf courses that has been rated as Top 100 in America. Now the public is invited to play with some of Vegas’ golf greats. –By Bill Bowman The 2016 Hall of Fame Classic will be held on Monday,
Read More

Golf Weather Is Perfect Time to Play Siena, Arroyo in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nev. (April 15, 2016)–April and May are pretty much mostly picture perfect for playing golf in Las Vegas and to play Siena, Arroyo in Las Vegas. Two sweet Las Vegas golf courses to add into your playing rotation are Siena Golf Club and Arroyo Golf Club. Both offer fun, challenge and Vegas golf intrigue and are sister courses. Check out all info and make official Las Vegas tee times for the courses at the official websites today. –By Brian Hurlburt. Both Siena and Arroyo offer dynamic pricing options plus official Las Vegas golf packages. Dynamic pricing allows golfers
Read More

Las Vegas National Golf Club Combines History, Trees, Vibe

Las Vegas, Nev. (Sept. 28, 2015)–Sometimes it’s the little things that make a big difference on a golf course. Just take a look at Las Vegas National Golf Club and you’ll be convinced. All of the greens at this history-filled, tree-lined layout have been expanded from three-to-six feet and four holes have had the tee boxes expanded or backed up. It’s all in an effort to enhance the golf experience that combines deep Vegas golf history, quality conditions, a unique vibe and a location just minutes from the magical Las Vegas Strip. –By Bill Bowman The Bert Stamps Las Vegas
Read More

Las Vegas Golf Show To Feature Vendors, Contests, Las Vegas Golf and Tennis

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 1, 2015)–The inaugural Las Vegas Golf Show hits Cashman Center this weekend, September 5-6, and will feature a variety of exhibitors from golf courses to junior golf associations to Las Vegas Golf and Tennis, Las Vegas’ local golf retailer. The catch of the show is that many Las Vegas golf courses are undergoing overseeding during this time and the show is a way for Vegas golfers to get their golf fix over the weekend. For more, visit GolfShowVegas.com. –By Brian Hurlburt. Special features of the show, according to organizers, will be celebrity appearances, stage presentations, golf demonstrations,
Read More

Former UNLV Golfer Charley Hoffman Relishes Masters Spot After Two Rounds

Las Vegas, Nev. (April 10, 2015)–First the good news: Former UNLV standout Charley Hoffman is in the hunt at the 2015 Masters, standing alone in second place with a two-day total of 9-under-par at famed Augusta National. Now the bad news: He’s five shots behind leader Jordan Spieth heading into the weekend. For Hoffman, the good far outweighs the potential bad as he plays the weekend in only his second Masters. –By Bill Bowman Hoffman relishes his position and the whole experience. “I mean, I wish it wasn’t only my second Masters, but obviously I’m a little more mature than I
Read More