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The Best Golf of Your Life: Four Courses in Red Rock Country

Improve your golf game with expert instruction from PGA and LPGA teaching professionals on four top-rated courses. Plus, explore the natural history and national parks of Utah!
Rating (4.91)
Program No. 6091RJ
Length
7 days
Starts at
1,449
Utah

The Best Golf of Your Life: Four Courses in Red Rock Country

Improve your golf game with expert instruction from PGA and LPGA teaching professionals on four top-rated courses. Plus, explore the natural history and national parks of Utah!
Length
7 days
Starts at
1,449
Length
7 days
Rating (4.91)
Starts at
1,449
Program No. 6091RJ

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DATES & starting prices
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Oct 9 - Oct 15, 2022
Starting at
1,449
Oct 23 - Oct 29, 2022
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1,449
Nov 6 - Nov 12, 2022
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1,449
Mar 26 - Apr 1, 2023
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1,699
Apr 9 - Apr 15, 2023
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1,699
Apr 23 - Apr 29, 2023
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1,699
May 7 - May 13, 2023
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1,699
Oct 8 - Oct 14, 2023
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1,699
Oct 22 - Oct 28, 2023
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1,699
Nov 5 - Nov 11, 2023
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1,699
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Oct 9 - Oct 15, 2022
Starting at
1,649
Oct 23 - Oct 29, 2022
Starting at
1,649
Nov 6 - Nov 12, 2022
Starting at
1,649
Mar 26 - Apr 1, 2023
Starting at
1,969
Apr 9 - Apr 15, 2023
Starting at
1,969
Apr 23 - Apr 29, 2023
Starting at
1,969
May 7 - May 13, 2023
Starting at
1,969
Oct 8 - Oct 14, 2023
Starting at
1,969
Oct 22 - Oct 28, 2023
Starting at
1,969
Nov 5 - Nov 11, 2023
Starting at
1,969

At a Glance

In beautiful Red Rock country, begin playing better golf with the help of our staff of PGA and LPGA teaching professionals. Lessons cover all aspects of the game, with an emphasis on “scoring shots” inside 100 yards. All skill levels are encouraged.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Easy-to-moderate walks on groomed trails in the parks. Elevations of 5,500 feet. Golf instructions is for all levels.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you’ll…

  • Learn, practice and develop skills to play better golf and find those areas to continue to work on.
  • have your greens fees and cart included.
  • Explore southwestern Utah’s natural history on field trips to Snow Canyon State Park and Zion National Park.

General Notes

Student-to-instructor ratio 6:1 or better. Participants may bring clubs or rent them for $50 for the week.
Featured Expert
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Rob Krieger
Rob Krieger has worked at some of the top golf courses in the country with a resume stretching back of 30 years. A Class “A” Member of the PGA of America, he currently teaches at Southgate Golf Corse in St George, Utah. During his tenure, he has been involved in everything from cutting grass to General Manager. Teaching golf is what he enjoys the most about the golf business because he enjoys helping people improve their golf skills.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Rob Krieger View biography
Rob Krieger has worked at some of the top golf courses in the country with a resume stretching back of 30 years. A Class “A” Member of the PGA of America, he currently teaches at Southgate Golf Corse in St George, Utah. During his tenure, he has been involved in everything from cutting grass to General Manager. Teaching golf is what he enjoys the most about the golf business because he enjoys helping people improve their golf skills.
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Paul Peterson View biography
Paul graduated from Utah State University in Physical Education, then went on to coach and teach in public and private schools in Utah and Nevada. Paul has been with Road Scholar for 8 years as a Group Leader and Driver. He enjoys all sports and being in the great outdoors.
Visit the Road Scholar Bookshop
You can find many of the books we recommend at the Road Scholar store on bookshop.org, a website that supports local bookstores.
Books about History
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Heart of the Desert Wild, Greer Chesher, 2000. Award winning book about the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument (GSENM). It covers a variety of topics from geology to history. The photography and design of this book are outstanding and remains the definitive book on the GSENM. A Roadside History of Utah, Cynthia L. Bennett. 1999. Compelling stories of Utah’s exceptional people. Utah’s History, Richard D. Poll. 1989. A more in-depth and statewide focus on history. Hole-in-the-Rock, David E. Miller, 1995. If you want to learn more about one of the epic pioneer journeys in American History this is the book. It is area related and is a good read for those interested in history. Highway 12, Christian Probasco. 2005. Popular with travelers along Highway 12. It features a unique look at the history, people and their perspectives on this very special corridor. Outlaw Tales of Utah, Michael Rutter, 2002. True stores of Utah’s most famous robbers, rustlers and bandits.
Geology
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Geology – a Golden Guide, by Frank H.T. Rhodes, 1991, St. Martin’s Press, N.Y. Geology of Utah’s Parks and Monuments, Sprinkel et. al. Utah Geological Association, 2000. Contains geology papers on 25 parks and monuments of Utah (644 pages). Written for a geologist. Utah‘s Spectacular Geology, Lehi Hintze, 2005 The geologic story of Utah’s landscapes and how they came to be. A Traveler's Guide to the Geology of the Colorado Plateau, Don Baars, 2002. A comprehensive guide to the Colorado Plateau. The Practical Geologist, Dougal Dixon, Raymond Bernor, 1992 This book is a great introductory guide to the basics of geology. Great diagrams, pictures and is well written. Geology Underfoot in Southern Utah, R. Orndorff, R. Wieder, D. Futey, 2006 A hands on book about getting out among the rocks. Explores 33 sites in Southern Utah. Tells of ancient eruptions, deserts, seas, swamps and movements of massive rock units over eons. Beyond the Visible Landscape, W. Kenneth Hamblin, 2004. A unique book that consists of a series of panoramic photographs taken from the air. Focuses on the fundamental features of the landscape. Contains excellent diagrams & descriptions of the geology in the photographs.





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