Navajo Trail Open

Jere Pelletier wins the 56th Navajo Trail Open

Three rounds of golf weren’t enough to decide the 56th Navajo Trail Open at Durango’s Hillcrest Golf Club. After an incredible par save on the 18th hole, Jere Pelletier worked his way into a...

DATE: June 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Navajo Trail Open golf tournament is open for the taking

The best putter is usually the best finisher at the Navajo Trail Open - and Caston Roberts has the right formula through two rounds. Roberts, from Gilbert, Arizona, was described by spectators as...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

First timer leads after Day 1 at Navajo Trail Open

So much for local knowledge being the key to conquering Hillcrest Golf Club. The winds threw a curveball at most players on a tough opening day for scoring at the 56th Navajo Trail Open, and the...

DATE: June 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

The 56th Navajo Trail Open starts Friday in Durango

Golfers have arrived in Durango for the 56th Navajo Trail Open, but it’ll be hard for this year’s storyline to match last year. Two friends – mentor and pupil – cruised down the 18th fairway in a...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Hillcrest Golf Club hole-by-hole for the Navajo Trail Open

Wil Collins, the 2016 Navajo Trail Open champion, had the perfect game to conquer the short but tricky Hillcrest Golf Club. His masterful wedge work and clutch putting led to a one-shot victory. ...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

Navajo Trail Open: Wil Collins birdies final hole to win

After 53 holes, two Albuquerque PGA professionals and good friends were all alone at the top of the leaderboard, and the 2016 Navajo Trail Open title came down to the final hole. In the...

DATE: June 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Najavo Trail Open: Collins holds lead after tricky second day

Saturday is traditionally moving day at the Navajo Trail Open. That wasn’t the case this time around, as golfers were mostly stuck around par and moving only into a logjam near the top of the...

DATE: June 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Collins leads after opening round of Navajo Trail Open

They say you can’t win a golf tournament on the first day, but it can surely be lost. With that in mind, nearly half of the professionals at the Navajo Trail Open avoided disaster and remain right...

DATE: June 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rudosky connection felt on Day 1

As a three-time Navajo Trail Open champion, Micah Rudosky has his eyes on the top prize again in this year’s tournament. But at the scorer’s table after Friday’s first round at Hillcrest Golf...

DATE: June 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

In the rough at Navajo Trail Open

DATE: June 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Nothing to sneeze about?

Hiccups are nothing new for Zahkai Brown during Navajo Trail Open week. It’s the sneezes and sniffles that could prove bothersome this time around at the NTO. “My allergies are the worst part of my...

DATE: June 18, 2015 | CATEGORY: Sports

Navajo Trail Open is Durango’s golf major

It’s regarded as the biggest golf weekend of the year in Durango. Yes, this is U.S. Open weekend. Father’s Day weekend, too. But for most of the last 53 years, those two have shared the third...

DATE: June 17, 2015 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports