Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort (Wolf course)

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   Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort (Wolf course) Est. 2000

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Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort (Wolf course): Seemingly a world away from the bright lights of Las Vegas, but only 20 miles out of the city, the Paiute Golf Resort is home to three fabulous desert-style courses. Each of the layouts is a gem in its own right, characterised by an immaculately maintained, classically testing Pete Dye design. While the Sun Mountain course has a lot in common with its twin (the Snow Mountain), the Wolf is the newest and arguably most challenging. In keeping with many of the world's great links golf courses (inland or coastal), the Wolf occupies rolling, open terrain, ruggedly beautiful and distinctly penal if you stray too far from the fairways and first-cut of rough. This is definitely a wolf dressed-up in wolf's clothing, with fairways a fraction tighter than on its two companion courses, bunkering that's deeper, and greens that are larger and faster. Around the slightly domed putting surfaces, there are plenty of slick, run-off areas, from where your chipping skills will be thoroughly tested. If the wind is blowing through the valley, the extra length of the Wolf may also have you huffing and puffing a bit. However, the perfect antidote to any "blow-up" holes is never far away, contained in the fabulous views you will enjoy across open desert to the mountain ranges that line this wonderfully scenic desert valley. To the west, in the Spring Mountains, Mount Charleston impressively rises up to almost 12,000 feet above sea-level. In spite of all the Wolf's linksy openness, it may well be the island green par-3 15th that hits the jackpot for you - a great example of a classic golf hole.

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Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort
10325 Nu-Wav Kaiv Blvd,
Las Vegas, Nevada 89124
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Office   +1 (702) 658 1400
Pro Shop   +1 (800) 711 2833

  +1 (702) 658 5996

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Golf Pro
Greg Wickenseimer (Head Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Desert, links-style.
Gently undulating terrain.
Surroundings: Desert environment.
Designer: Pete Dye
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7604 5910 5130
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 76.3 68.1 68.8
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 Snow Mountain (7146 yds from back-tees); 18-hole par-72 Sun Mountain (7112 yds from back-tees).
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How2Get There?

20 miles NW of Las Vegas
From the I-15 in the centre of Las Vegas, take exit 42 and join Hwy 95 (Las Vegas Expressway) heading West, direction Indian Springs. After approx 20 miles on Hwy 95, take the Paiute Way / Nu Wav Kaiv Blvd exit. At top of ramp turn right direction Golf Club and follow Nu Wav Kaiv Blvd for 1 mile to golf entrance.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (March thru' May): $159. Golf cart included. Reduced twilight, replay and junior rates. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Golf carts compulsory; carts are fitted with GPS.

Practice facilities
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Did you know?

Paiute (sometimes written Piute) refers to two related groups of Native Americans - the Northern Paiute of California, Nevada and Oregon, and the Southern Paiute of Arizona, southeastern California, Nevada and Utah. However, the meaning of the word Paiute is not completely clear. Anthropologists have either interpreted it as pah-ute (meaning Water-Ute) or pai-ute (meaning True-Ute). The Paiute people, as well as other Native Americans such as Bannocks, Comanches, Chemehuevi, Goshutes, and Shoshones, spoke with dialects of the native Ute language, which belongs to the Shoshonean division of the Uto-Aztecan family of languages. >> Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort is a member of the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary System, committed to the maintenance and development of the natural environment around the golf courses.

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Latitude: (36.357345)
Longitude: (-115.321780)
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Wynn Las Vegas 5-star
3131 Las Vegas Blvd South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
+1 (702) 770 7000

Rising dramatically at the north end of the Strip, this gleaming, bronze, 50-story hotel with its own Tom Fazio-designed golf course offers the height of luxury in Las Vegas. It carries the name of Steve Wynn, who is credited with spearheading the dramatic resurgence and expansion of the Las Vegas Strip in the 1990s.

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Courtyard by Marriott - Las Vegas Summerlin 
1901 North Rainbow Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89108
+1 (702) 646 4400

Located between the fabulous Vegas Strip and rugged foothills of the Spring Mountains, The Courtyard Las Vegas Summerlin Hotel gives visitors the best of both Las Vegas worlds. Hiking and rock-climbing in Red Rock Canyon is fifteen minutes in one direction from the Las Vegas hotel and living it up in the casinos, restaurants and shopping malls of the Strip is fifteen minutes in the other.

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