The Oasis at Death Valley opening Oct. 1

In a world where location is everything, especially in a post-quarantine world, The Oasis at Death Valley is certainly in a “universe far, far away.” It is 61 miles from the nearest town and sits within Death Valley National Park – the largest national park in the Lower 48 States (3.4 million acres that translates […]

USGA’s partial move to Pinehurst, N.C., projected to be worth $800 million to $2B to local and state economies

The United States Golf Association’s plan to build a second headquarters in Pinehurst, N.C., is part of a new economic development project called “Project Woodpecker.’’ The multi-million incentive package was approved Sept.8 by state and local leaders. Estimates put the economic impact to the state as high as $800 million over the next 10 years. […]

Desert deals for late summer and fall in Scottsdale

Looking for a good late-summer/early fall desert road trip? Here are a couple of my favorite Scottsdale, Ariz, destinations offering great deals. The Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North, the resort and Troon Golf Vacations have partnered for The Best of Scottsdale golf package, starting at $217 per night. The packages includes three nights’ accommodations […]