Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Looks Back, Forward

Following a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame returns with a Class in 2022 plus a look back at the Class of 1998. The 2022 Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Night of Induction is scheduled for Oct. 1 at The Hill at TPC Summerlin when new […]

A True Las Vegas Golf Story

A Vegas and golf history book comes to life in between swings at Las Vegas National Golf Club. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder, Las Vegas Golf Insider. Article previously was included in Las Vegas Golf and Leisure Magazine. Possibly one of the most little-known facts about golf in Las Vegas is that the area is a […]

Vegas Golf History – Sorenstam remembers helicopter ride, lights-out scores at Paiute

Some two decades after playing Karrie Webb in a Shell’s Wonderful World of Golf match, which also served as the inaugural round of the Pete Dye-designed Wolf course at Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, Annika Sorenstam still has vivid memories of that Vegas experience. –By Brian Hurlburt, Las Vegas Golf Insider. “Karrie, our caddies, and […]

Las Vegas National history Includes heavyweight champ, starlet, designer

LAS VEGAS, NV (May 20, 2021)–Vegas golf oozes history and Las Vegas National Golf Club, which opened as Stardust Country Club in 1961, is a big part of that. Included in this oasis-style course’s past are heavyweight boxing champ Floyd Patterson, Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds and legendary Las Vegas building designer Walter Zick. Now, please […]

Expert – Energy of DragonRidge Vortex Drives Vegas Valley Good Fortune

There are so many Vegas Golf stories, and here we go with the “Vegas Golf Chronicles”, when I will find, discover and illuminate many of these legends and tales from amazing history, to the world’s best players and courses, to the positive energy emanating from a vortex above the hills of the prestigious DragonRidge Country […]

Uihlein Wins ‘Relentless’ Korn Ferry Tour MGM Resorts Championship at Paiute

Peter Uihlein dazzled during the Korn Ferry Tour’s MGM Resorts Championship at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, figuring out the wind and Pete Dye’s Sun Mountain course, en route to the victory and a return to the PGA Tour. –By Brian Hurlburt, Las Vegas Golf Insider. .@PeterUihlein is looking to parlay his success beyond […]

Norman, PGA Tour Part of Spanish Trail History

LAS VEGAS–Spanish Trail Country Club has stood the test of time when it comes to the Las Vegas golf scene. Don’t believe us? Well, consider the fact this 27-hole Robert Trent Jones, Jr., masterpiece opened in 1984 and right from the start made a name for itself on a worldwide stage. The reason is simple […]

Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort to Welcome Korn Ferry Tour, Local Pros

There are only 54 holes of Pete Dye-signature golf in the Las Vegas Golf Region, and all are located at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort. And 18 of those holes–the Sun Mountain course–are scheduled to host the Korn Ferry Tour Paiute Las Vegas Championship April 15-18, 2021. The field should also see at least […]

Wildhorse Is a Unique, Historic, Affordable, Fun Vegas Golf Experience

LAS VEGAS, NV (Nov. 12, 2020)–One of the Vegas area’s hidden golf secrets is also one of its oldest golf courses–Wildhorse Golf Club. This layout, located in Henderso and about 20 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, may not have the bells and whistles of the newer layouts but what it does have is plenty […]

Top Golfers Take Aim at a Million from Rio Secco Floating Tee

It was a day to remember at Rio Secco Golf Club in Las Vegas when six of the world’s top golfers hit from a floating tee to the par 3, 16th green for a chance to win a million dollars for charity, but also to earn guaranteed $$$ for a charity on behalf of whomever […]