b'IDAHO GOLF NEWSI am very pleased to announce that we have added Winter Getaways,a second trip to the IGA Winter Getaway offerings.In addition to the Vegas Getaway in January 2023, we will be the IGA way launching a second trip that will take place in December of 2022 in Palm Desert, Calif.The Palm Desert Getaway is aimed similarly at those A s we walked to my vehiclewho are looking to get out of the winter weather and go after playing five holes atspend some time with others from the region playing Pierce Park Greens with my kids,great golf courses with a small amount of competition my 6-year-old turned to me andthrown in. The La Quinta Mountain Course, Desert Willow said, Dad, can we come backGolf Resort, and Indian Wells Celebrity Course will all tomorrow?There has never beenhost our players for 54 holes of golf in early December, a more exciting moment as a dadgiving players a great opportunity to keep their game in than to hear my 6-year-old utterCaleb Cox tune over the winter.those words. IGA Im very excited about this new offering and hope you will For as long as I can remember,Executive Director begin to plan your winter with us.Online registration for I have been the same way.Eachboth trips is now open, so visit our website (IdahoGA.org) time I finish a round of golf, I cantand see how you can come play golf and travel with the IGA!wait to get back to the course again.This is especially true when the seasons begin to change and the weather starts to turn a little colder.The truth is that many of us love this game so much that we dont like to put the clubs away for a season, and would play year around if we could.So, what do we do?Some of you out there live by the golf-adapted quote that there are no bad weather days in golf, only improperly dressed golfers. Others choose to find their next round by traveling to warmer climates and playing golf courses that they dont get to see at home.This is where I have found my chance in the last few years to play a few rounds in the winter.The IGA Winter Getaway, also known as the Vegas Getaway, has been part of the IGAs schedule for more years than many of us can remember.Each year, players from Idaho, Washington, Oregon, and British Columbia get a chance to get out of the colder temperatures in late January and go play golf in Las Vegas.With the focus of the Getaway being centered around a fun atmosphere for all players, regardless of handicap or skill level in the game, the event has become one of the IGAs most popular events on its schedule. Ladies 9 & WineIn recent years, the trip has begun to reach its fullThe IGA continues to provide events and player capacity only a couple of weeks after registrationtournaments for players of all abilities. On Sept. 23 has opened. This coming January, we will be returningthey will conduct the women-only Ladies 9 & Wine to the Revere Golf Club in Henderson, Nev. for threeevent at Falcon Crest Golf Club in Kuna. The entry action-packed days of golf.deadline is Sept. 20, and the entry fee is $60. Visit So, what could be better than a golf trip this coming offseason? Well, how about two golf trips? IdahoGA.org to register for this great fall event. 2GOLF IDAHO| SEPT 2022'