Golf Courses Suffer From Winter Weather

By: Allison Banzhof Email
By: Allison Banzhof Email

The Grand Valley is known to many for its numerous golf courses and its near year round golfing season, but this year is a little different.

Head golf Pro for the city of Grand Junction, Rob Stong, said because of the frequent winter storms this season, Tiara Rado Golf Course was shut down the whole month of December. The Lincoln Park Golf course managed to open for only three days to golfers.

Stong said the weather has impacted their revenue. He estimates that they lost about $26,000 during December.

The restaurant and pro shop are still open for business at Tiara Rado golf course, and Stong hopes the course will be reopen in mid- February depending on if mother nature brings some warmer weather.


KKCO NBC 11 News
2531 Blichmann Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Station Phone: 970.243.1111
Business Fax: 970.243.1770
Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793
News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 5277701 - nbc11news.com/a?a=5277701
Gray Television, Inc.