North Carolina: Best In State Rankings

Pinehurst Resort (No. 2), Pinehurst

We rank the top venues in North Carolina (2015-2016)

1. (1) Wade Hampton G.C., Cashiers †
2. (2) Pinehurst Resort (No. 2) (pictured above), Pinehurst † √ ★
3. (5) Mountaintop G. & Lake Club, Cashiers †
4. (3) Eagle Point G.C., Wilmington †
5. (4) Diamond Creek G.C., Banner Elk †
6. (6) Grandfather G. & C.C., Linville Δ
7. (7) Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte
8. (10) Old Town Club, Winston-Salem
9. (9) Charlotte C.C., Charlotte
10. (13) Forest Creek G.C. (North), Pinehurst Δ
11. (11) Champion Hills Club, Hendersonville
12. (13) Forest Creek G.C. (South), Pinehurst
13. (8) Dormie Club, West End Δ √ ★
14. (16) C.C. of North Carolina (Dogwood), Pinehurst Δ
15. (12) Biltmore Forest C.C., Asheville
16. (15) Pinehurst Resort (No. 4), Pinehurst √ ★
17. (18) Old North State Club, New London
18. (17) Pine Needles Lodge & G.C., Southern Pines √ ★
19. (20) The Cliffs at Walnut Cove, Arden
20. (22) Cape Fear C.C., Wilmington
21. (-) Trump National G.C. Charlotte, Mooresville
22. (21) Linville Ridge C.C., Linville
23. (23) Tobacco Road G.C., Sanford √ ★
24. (24) Linville G.C., Linville √ ★
25. (19) Pinehurst Resort (No. 8), Pinehurst √ ★

KEY TO SYMBOLS
† 100 Greatest Golf Course
Δ Second 100 Greatest
√ 100 Greatest Public
★ Open to the public
(Rank in 2013-14 in parentheses)

America's 100 Greatest & America's Second 100 Greatest requires a minimum of 45 evaluations accumulated within 8 years, 100 Greatest Public 25 evaluations and Best in State 10 ballots. While a few highly ranked state courses do have a higher score than 100 Greatest, Second 100 Greatest or 100 Greatest Public courses within that state, and are listed above them, they will not appear on a national ranking until achieving the qualifying ballots.

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