Golf season is upon us, so it is time to hit the course once again! Las Vegas has tons of different local golfing options, some more pricey than others. There are so many courses to choose from, so how do you decide? Below is a little more background on some of the top courses close to Las Vegas.
Wolf Creek Golf Club
Wolf Creek is one of the most affordable and beautiful courses in the Las Vegas area. Green fees to play at Wolf Creek are usually around $200, which is pennies compared to other courses of it’s caliber in the area. The course is about 30 minutes from the strip making it very accessible for those living in or traveling to the city. There are all kinds of unique hole locations including an iconic hole on an island that is like no other. The scenery at Wolf Creek is what really sets it apart from other courses. It is a big reason that the course gets so many accolades including 2011 Fan Choice Award favorite golf course to play, a worldwide award voted on by fans. The course is featured in EA Sports Tiger Woods and Rory Mcilroy PGA Tour video game, further proving the recognition the course receives around the world. If you have the chance, Wolf Creek is certainly a course all golfers need to check off their bucket list.
Angel Park Las Vegas
Angel Park is one of the most popular golf courses in the area and is designed by none other than golf legend Arnold Palmer. Arnold knew a thing or two about golf courses and it really shows over the 36 holes at Angel Park. The club is the home to all kinds of major golf events that bring in all kinds of celebrities and golf talent. There are 2 18 hole courses on the premise, the Palm Course and the Mountain Course. Both are unique and feature different scenery and level of difficulty. The course has won all kinds of awards including the “Best of Las Vegas” best golf course 14 out of the last 15 years! There are said to be some very challenging holes on the course, so it might be more suited for more experienced golfers.
Boulder City Golf Course
Boulder City is a beautiful course that is the most affordable on our list by far. In fact, it was voted “Best Bargain Course In Southern Nevada” 3 years in a row. Depending on when you play a round it is usually under $40! That makes it a fraction of the price of most Las Vegas golf courses, which is reason enough to give it a try. Boulder City is an amazing course in it’s own right, regardless of the value. The tree lined fairways and incredible water features make it a great setting to play a round. If you are looking for affordable but high quality golf experience, Boulder City is for you.
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