There are 40 golf courses in Las Vegas, Nevada and 3 are municipal courses. There are also another 19 golf courses within 20 miles of Las Vegas, including 9 public, 3 municipal and 7 private courses.
The oldest course in the Las Vegas area is the Las Vegas Golf Club which was designed by William P. Bell, ASGCA and opened in 1949.
The longest course is Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, which is 7,604 yards. Las Vegas Country Club is rated the best course near Las Vegas. The following courses have won various awards: Royal Links Golf Club, Bali Hai Golf Club, Angel Park Golf Club, TPC Summerlin, Bear's Best Las Vegas, Southern Highlands Golf Club, Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, Shadow Creek Golf Club, Reflection Bay Golf Club, DragonRidge Country Club, SouthShore Country Club, Rio Secco Golf Club, Revere Golf Club, Cascata.