World’s most costly inexperienced charge goes up on the Creek

Shadow Creek, which is a 20-minute drive from Las Vegas, prices $1,000 to play in peak season

A golf course in America that already held the document for having the costliest inexperienced charge on the earth has raised its personal bar by rising the price of 18 holes from $600 to an eye-watering $1,000 (£725).

Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas has loved its standing as having the world’s most costly inexperienced charge on and off because it first opened in 1990, solely dropping its high spot briefly when Pebble Seaside raises its charge to $575. Nevertheless, an increase to $600 in 2019 has now been eclipsed by the most recent 66% enhance, which takes the worth for 18 holes into 4 figures.

First constructed as a personal membership for lodge and property magnate Steve Wynn to entertain his purchasers and superstar mates, the Tom Fazio-designed course has been open to the general public for practically 20 years, though so as to have the ability to safe a tee time friends should already be staying at Wynn’s MGM lodge in Las Vegas, which is 20-minute drive by non-public limousine from the course. Solely two four-balls are allowed per day, and solely between Monday and Thursday.

The $1,000 charge applies to its peak season (March to Might; plus October and November), with the off-peak price being $750.

Ranked twenty seventh on Golf Digest’s newest rating of America’s 100 best golf programs, and fifth on the general public golf programs record, Shadow Creek has hosted a number of skilled tournaments in recent times, together with the PGA Tour’s CJ Cup in October 2020, in addition to the ‘The Match’, a made-for-TV showdown between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson in 2018.

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