The Wynn Golf Club on the Las Vegas Strip, which once commanded green fees as high as $500, will open again in 2019 after being spared from development on the valuable piece of land on which it sits. Erik Matuszewski has more here for Forbes.
The Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club has been named the 2019 North America Golf Resort of the Year by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO). The winners were announced during the opening address of the 21st International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) in Ljubljana, Slovenia in front of an audience of 1,300 international golf […]
The golf haven of Myrtle Beach did get hit hard by Hurricane Florence, but didn’t suffer the devastation that was first anticipated. Other golf courses are expected to open this week, but visitors are requested to check weather and road conditions. Martin Kaufmann has more here for Golfweek.
Golf courses may not be top priority with human lives in danger and potential damage to homes, but the ones that Hurricane Florence was bearing down on are where thousands of people make their living in places such as Myrtle Beach and Kiawah Island, among other places. Stephen Hennessey and Mike Stachura have more here […]
The Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club is offering a unique experience to celebrate its 25th anniversary, with the introduction of its “Heli-va-Game” package that takes guests via helicopter to explore Whistler glaciers with a golf club in hand. After check-in at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, buests are transported by a Head-line Mountain Holiays private helicopter […]
The future of a renowned muni in Miami is in question with other ideas for land usage put forward by soccer start David Beckham and his partners. Brian Wacker has more here for Golfworld.
The Wynn Golf Club in Las Vegas, once known as the Desert Inn Golf Club, a favourite hangout for the Rat Pack and a big part of city history as the only golf course on the Strip, is closing later this month to be replaced by a lagoon-themed attraction. Chris Kudialis has more here in […]
The next few months in Tucson, Ariz., offers pleasant temperatures and golf vistas that won’t soon be forgotten, but you judge for yourself. For more information, click here and here.
Canadians may not notice a difference, but new U.S. security measures now in effect have some airlines warning passengers to allow more time to get through screening. CBC News has more here.
The next time you’re traveling to the United States, be prepared to leave earlier than usual for the airport and be sure to have any electronic device bigger than a smartphone charged and ready for inspection at security. Matthew Braga of CBC News has more here.