Good Golf at Las Vegas Badlands

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Vegas Show TicketsHole #12, a long par 4, 441 yards hole and number one rated handicap onrepparttar Diablo Course weavesrepparttar 139474 golfer towardrepparttar 139475 Red Rock and Spring Mountains. As you travel westerly, away fromrepparttar 139476 strip, a much longer second shot is upon you thanrepparttar 139477 yardage markers may attest. Again, this is due torepparttar 139478 combination of direction and uphill terrain.

Hole #13, a par 4, 371 yards test is not as long asrepparttar 139479 previous hole with a distance of 371 yards. It isrepparttar 139480 second most difficult hole on Diablo as it winds between several easily reachable sand traps protecting each side of its fairway. Once you are positioned correctly,repparttar 139481 golfer is confronted with a short and graceful wedge torepparttar 139482 angulating green.

Hole #15, a par 4, 374 tribulation is a beautiful mark perched some 50 feet above a fairway with a severe dogleg right to a green not visible fromrepparttar 139483 tee boxes. A lay up shot using a long iron or fairway wood is appropriate forrepparttar 139484 downward amphitheater-like fairway nestled inrepparttar 139485 canyon walls. Not much rough betweenrepparttar 139486 far outer canyon wall and fairway exists. This means an arid golf shot may require a drop and penalty. This hole is very reachable in two if you stay out of trouble, although if you pull or overdrive your tee shot, this could be a costly mistake. The manicured fairway is well protected fromrepparttar 139487 wind too. To reachrepparttar 139488 green in regulation,repparttar 139489 golfer will be smart to bringrepparttar 139490 ball in fromrepparttar 139491 right side, hitting overrepparttar 139492 less steep arroyo which bordersrepparttar 139493 right side ofrepparttar 139494 fairway allrepparttar 139495 way around torepparttar 139496 back side of green.

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Man O War A Champion Golf Course In Vegas

Written by Mel Barosay


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the par 5, 506 yard isrepparttar number one handicapped hole, lined with bunkers requiring golfers to hit their drive in good enough position for a second shot fromrepparttar 139442 right-center ofrepparttar 139443 fairway. This sets up into tricky green with a short iron. Be gratified with a five!

, is a short, but risky par 3 with 129 yards torepparttar 139444 middle ofrepparttar 139445 green. Correct club selection is a must because a hit intorepparttar 139446 large bunker beforerepparttar 139447 green has been know to be fatal to your score.

, which is shorter thanrepparttar 139448 average par 5 is very reachable in two forrepparttar 139449 longer hitters. This birdie hole can turn on you fast if you flirt with any ofrepparttar 139450 bunkers that underscore this hole. A second shot overrepparttar 139451 bunker will leave an uphill chip and a golden birdie opportunity!

, Vegas Show Ticketssets up as a 179-yarder and bordered by distinguishing heather. It is an uphill hole, that is, if you have a need to findrepparttar 139452 minuscule fairway. Use an extra club on this tough par 3. Anything short is inrepparttar 139453 beach and if you missrepparttar 139454 green grab your sand wedge; you'll need it at least once!

isrepparttar 139455 time to press your tee shot torepparttar 139456 right so to leave you a short to medium iron to reachrepparttar 139457 elevated green in regulation. The green side bunker is deadly, so make your four and winrepparttar 139458 press!

requiresrepparttar 139459 golfer to avoidrepparttar 139460 bunker onrepparttar 139461 left side ofrepparttar 139462 fairway. Remember to aim your second shot and avoidrepparttar 139463 ball-collecting greenside bunker. Don't be a victim here!

,repparttar 139464 par 4, number two handicapped is a right-center target forrepparttar 139465 drive which will cut some ofrepparttar 139466 yardage offrepparttar 139467 sharp dogleg. A huge second shot torepparttar 139468 long green will need accurate club selection. The bunkers on entry are mean asrepparttar 139469 bird they are named for! Get away with a par and don't be selfish for this birdie!

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