Golf News for Thursday, May 29, 2014 | Courses

Texas' Wolfdancer Golf Club launches summer special for golfers

AUSTIN / BASTROP, Texas -- Wolfdancer Golf Club at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa is celebrating the hottest months of the year with an equally hot deal: the Wolfdancer Summer Golf Card. Available for $999, this seasonal golf special is perfect for those looking to spend their summer season on an award-winning course, especially teachers and students with summers off, employees with summer office hours, as well as die-hard Texas golfers that won't let sky-high temperatures deter their down-time on the greens.

About the Wolfdancer Summer Golf Card:
• Cost: $999
• A total of 100 cards are available
• Card includes unlimited rounds of golf between June 1, 2014 and August 31, 2014 (no blackout dates but rounds are based on availability)
• Tee times are required and may be made up to seven days in advance
• Card must be mentioned when scheduling a tee time and presented upon check-in
• Card includes a golf cart and complimentary range balls
• Card includes 10 percent discount on merchandise purchases at the pro shop
• Card is non-transferrable
• Card may be purchased by calling 512-308-4770 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.

In terms of Wolfdancer being award-winning, the Dallas Morning News ranked Wolfdancer No. 9 among the "Top 50 Courses You Can Play" and No. 41 on the "Top 100 Courses in Texas" for 2014. Wolfdancer also boasts many other accolades, such as certification as an Audubon International sanctuary and certification as a U.S. Kids Golf Family Course, which makes it a fun outing for friends and families of varying skill levels.

Designed by Arthur Hills/Steve Forrest and Associates, the superb 7,205-yard, par-72 Wolfdancer course rambles along a dramatic, 150-acre stretch of terrain dotted with oak, cedar elm and pecan trees. The course is cut by the Lower Colorado River, which dramatically frames the right side of the layout's memorable finishing holes.

The Wolfdancer golf experience also includes a 13-acre driving range, a full-scale practice facility featuring 10 target greens and eight tee boxes, and a short-game area with two chipping greens and bunkers, and GPS units in each golf cart. Visitors not wishing to travel with their golf clubs to the resort are welcome to take advantage of the golf club rental program featuring TaylorMade.

About Hyatt Regency Lost Pines
Situated along the banks of the Lower Colorado River between Austin and Bastrop, Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa offers a luxurious Texas wilderness escape on 405 acres of scenic terrain. The resort features 491 guest rooms, more than 60,000 square feet of indoor meeting space and over 240,000 square feet of outdoor function space with pavilions and an amphitheater. Amenities include the Wolfdancer Golf Club, Spa Django and Renegade Trailhead equestrian facility. Beyond golf, spa and horseback riding, guests will also enjoy exploring the adjoining 1,100-acre McKinney Roughs Nature Park; kayaking and rafting; hiking and birding along 18 miles of trails; archery and trap shooting; swimming and floating at the Crooked River Water Park; nightly s'mores roasts at outdoor fire pits; weekly live music; and a lengthy lineup of recreation activities. Hyatt Regency Lost Pines showcases a blend of year-round and seasonal dining options with everything from a light snack and a beverage to a fine dining experience. To learn more, call 512-308-1234 or visit www.lostpines.hyatt.com.

Media contacts: 

Martin Armes, 919-608-7260, martinarmes@nc.rr.com

Brad King, 336-306-9219, king@bradkingcommunications.com