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Desert Falls Country Club – PROJECT OVERVIEW

Business Description
Desert Falls International Sports Resort – Desert Falls Country Club will develop and operate the
world’s most comprehensive tournament, training, practice and
championship facility for indoor and outdoor sports. The resort, located
on 864 acres in the foothills of Flat Top Mesa on west side of Mesquite,
will draw elite teams and individuals along with amateur tournaments
from all corners of the world. It will be built on a scale unmatched
anywhere with full on-site amenities for participants, spectators, support
staff and visitors. The resort facilities and services will be built to
complement the already abundant recreational activities nearby including
National Parks and the Entertainment Capital of the World in Las Vegas.
State of Nevada Business License – Click Here
City of Mesquite Business License – Click Here

Scale of the Project
In-brief, this includes sports hosting of 165 tournaments and 179 Camps &
Clinics, along with up-scale training facilities for professional and amateur
athletes from around the world. Daily foot traffic in the Sports Resort could
commonly exceed 10,000 sports participants, spectators, support staff and
tourists.

The Experience – Desert Falls Country Club
The Sports Resort will cater to elite professionals while providing a
memorable experience for amateur athletes. The facility will provide an
all-inclusive sports resort with a wide variety of shopping and entertainment
experiences with an affordable mix of hotel and dining choices available to
all players, spectators, and visitors.

Contacts – Desert Falls
Legal and City Approval……………………………………………………………………Paul Morris
Sports Marketing and Recreation Manager ………………………………Josh Olmstead
Finance and Operations Manager……………………………………………Mark Meersman
Chief Executive Officer and Project Manager……………………………………Joe Larsen

First Phase:
• 24 Soccer Fields
• 1 Stadium Soccer Field
• 20 Softball Fields
• 16 Tennis Courts
• 1 Stadium Tennis Court

Future Phases:
• Desert Falls Country Club – Stadium for Baseball, Softball and Special Events (15,000 seats)
• Indoor Stadium for Football, Basketball, Volleyball (10,000 seats)
• Archery Complex
• Indoor Facilities for Swimming, Diving, Courts (6 Basketball or 16 volleyball
courts), and a championship court (2,000 seats), 10 racquetball courts with a Championship court (100)
• Golf facility
• Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation, Nutrition Training Center
• 100 acres of commercial, including shopping, hotels, mixed-use
• 495 units of single family and multi-family residential


City of Mesquite Population:…………………………………………………………………….19,754
Metropolitan Statistical Area:………………………………………….. Las Vegas-1.8 Million
Elevation (avg.):……………………………………………………………………………………….1,600 ft.
Located: ………………………Southern Nevada, 90 Miles North of Las Vegas on I-15
Nearest Airports:………………………………………… Mesquite General Aviation (1 mile)
……………………………….. McCarran International Airport Las Vegas-LAS (90 miles)
Hotel Room Capacity:……………………………………………………………………approx. 3,000
Resort Properties:…….. CasaBlanca, Eureka, Virgin River, Oasis, Falcon RidgeContacts – City of Mesquite:
Mayor………………………………………………………………………………………Susan Holecheck
City Manager: …………………………………………………………………………………..Tim Hacker
City Attorney …………………………………………………………………………………….Cheryl Hunt
Economic Development Director…………………………………………..Bryan DangerfieldNationally Televised Sporting Events:
ESPN: ……………………………………………RE/MAX World Long Drive Championships
Golf Channel: ……………………………………………………………………. Big Break MesquiteOther Major Sporting Events:
Golf: …………………………………………………………………………….Mesquite Amateur (May)
Golf-Long Drive: ……………………..Diamond in the Desert, Fall Regional Qualifier
Softball:………………………………….. Sr. World Softball Spring Qualifier (101 teams)
…………………………………………………………….Beat the Heat Softball Tournament (75)
Baseball: ………………………Rocky Mountain School of Baseball (March and Nov.)
………………………………………………………………………….. Utah Baseball Academy (Feb)
Senior ………………………………………………………Mesquite Senior Games (10 sports)
Other Tournaments…………………………40 weekends of softball, baseball, soccerExisting Sports Facilities:
Mesquite Sports & Event Complex: ……………..5 — Soccer Fields (2 grass, 3 turf)
……………….. Long Drivers of America Stadium (Golf), Soccer, Lacrosse, Archery
Tournament Quality Fields:………8 — Ball Fields (3 Pioneer, 3 Hunter, 2 Old Mill)
Recreation Center: ……………………..50,000 sf (Swimming, Basketball, Volleyball)
……………………………………….. Swimming, 2 Soccer Fields (6v6 turf, full-size grass)
Golf Courses…………………………………………………………………………………………………….7
Wolf Creek Golf Club (# 23rd America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses)
Palms Golf Club, The Canyons at Oasis Golf Club, The Palmer at Oasis,
CasaBlanca Golf Club, Falcon Ridge Golf Club, Conestoga (under
construction).  Note: One Hole per 156.7 local population.Nearby Tourist Attractions:
Las Vegas, Entertainment Capital of the World (90 Miles):………………..Everything!
Zion National Park (65):………………………Red Wall Canyons, Hiking, Biking, Vistas
Bryce Canyon National Park (170): ……….Hoodoos, Hiking, Biking, Scenic Drives
Grand Canyon National Park-North Rim (194):…… Deep Canyons, Hiking, Vistas

Outdoor Recreation Desert Falls Country Club:
Surrounding Desert:………………….Hiking, Biking, Climbing, ATV, Motorcycle Rides
Gold Butte (10): ……………………………………………….. Vistas, Drive, Hiking, Biking, ATV
Valley of Fire (40): ……………………………….Vistas, Drive Geological Wonders, Hiking
Lake Mead (72):……………………………………Boating, Water Skiing, Fishing, Camping
Lake Powell (196):……………………………….Boating, Water Skiing, Fishing, Camping