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Rio Secco

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2851 Grand Hills Dr.
Henderson, Nevada 89052
Phone(s): (702) 777-2400
Fax: (702) 361-8134
Website: riosecco.net
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Description

Designed by Rees Jones, Rio Secco Golf Club in Henderson affords great views of the Las Vegas Strip below as golfers try to find the course's tricky bentgrass greens. Said greens can be difficult to read, and if you find yourself above the hole, two-putts become a real challenge. One of the most talked about holes, the 200-yard par-3 12th, plays over a valley to a large green that slopes severely from back to front. Back pin positions are difficult, but a front location can yield aces as everything seems to funnel to that spot. Rio Secco is also home to the Butch Harmon School of Golf.

 
Type Resort
Holes 18
Architect(s)
Year built 1997
Guest Policy Closed
Golf Season year round
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes - included in green fees
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays $100 - $175
Price Range Weekends $175 - $295
Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed

Scorecard

Tee Par Length Slope Rating
championship 72 7332 yd. 142 75.7
middle 72 6946 yd. 138 74
other 72 6375 yd. 125 71
forward 72 5778 yd. 127 70

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  • December 30th, 2008 13:32
    Beautiful and rugged desert layout with your postcard views of the strip a few miles away and great conditions and especially great service from the clubhouse and cart girls. I'm looking forward to th ... more»
  • December 30th, 2008 06:02
    A must play if you go to Vegas.Its in town but with the surrounding scenery, mountains, ravines etc......it feels like a mountain course. The layout is superb with the only drawback being the course ... more»
  • November 13th, 2008 06:48
    Pretty challenging golf course, though generous off the tee. The greens are the toughest part. You better be able to read putts and control your distance. There are places on some of the greens where ... more»
  • October 14th, 2008 21:34
    This course was really nice, probably the favorite of my trip. One bummer though was the 16th hole is being rebuilt, so there's a little par-3 that replaces it, so it really only feels like you're ... more»
  • August 26th, 2008 16:34
    Course was in great shape and the greens were fast and smooth. Staff was friendly and helpful. Beverage cart girls where the best and hot. Didn't take one of their caddies but talked to a group who ... more»
  • May 29th, 2008 07:47
    I've talked to the pro-shop many times to discover they have lost my golf shoes. I am still waiting ( 3 weekes) for their solution to the problem. Tom, keeps telling me he'll get back to me, but I nev ... more»

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