Best of 2016: Top 25 golf courses in Nevada

Nevada is state where it can often pay to have a guy on the inside. Throughout 2016, golfers left thousands of reviews on Golf Advisor for many of the top courses to help take a little gamble out of booking a tee time. Nevada's top shelf courses, whether they're in Las Vegas or around Lake Tahoe, have some of the highest green fees in the U.S. , so any little assurance that the experience delivers is welcomed.

To compile our state Top 25s, we used a similar method to that of our our national Top 50 ranking . A course's score is based on their overall (50%) rating and subcategory average (50%). Reviews are weighted based on how prolific that reviewer is on Golf Advisor, and a course receives a bump in their rating if their score is better than that reviewer's average score.

Don't see your favorite Nevada golf course? You can make your voice heard by writing a review here .

Top courses by subcategory in Nevada in 2016

Course layout: Snow Mountain at Las Vegas Paiute
Course conditions: Sun Mountain at Las Vegas Paiute
Value: Mountain Falls
Off-course amenities: Las Vegas Paiute
Pace of play: Mountain Falls
Staff friendliness: Genoa Lakes Golf Resort

Top 25 courses in Nevada in 2016

Primm


Las Vegas


Las Vegas


Henderson


Las Vegas


Boulder City


Henderson


Mesquite


Henderson


Las Vegas


Mesquite


Las Vegas


Las Vegas


Genoa


Henderson


Sparks


Stateline


Henderson


Las Vegas


Las Vegas


Incline Village


Coyote Springs


Pahrump


Las Vegas
No. 35 in the U.S. in 2016


Las Vegas
No. 34 in the U.S. in 2016


Brandon Tucker is the Managing Editor for Golf Advisor. To date, his golf travels have taken him to over two dozen countries and over 500 golf courses worldwide. While he's played some of the most prestigious courses in the world, Tucker's favorite way to play the game is on a great muni in under three hours. Follow Brandon on Twitter at @BrandonTucker and on Instagram at BrandonTuckerGC.
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