Las Vegas Leads the Golf Boom Remember when Las Vegas was synonymous with blackjack and breakfast buffets? Most non-gamblers wouldn't visit even if you tempted them with a complimentary room and a free bucket of quarters. Just 10 years ago, golf was practically unheard of.
But in the past five years, metro Las Vegas has nearly doubled its courses, from 21 to 41, with up to 10 more on the way. The city has become a bona fide golf destination, with world-class courses such as the Jack