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Cleghorn Plantation

183 Golf Cir, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-8409
+1 828-286-9117
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Disappointing

Aside from the staff and views there is little to recommend here. Terrible course conditions and... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Don A
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Weaverville, North Carolina
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Great views and great golf

Great course to play with some great scenery. Beautifully laid out course with elevation changes... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
GEORGE M
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Cleghorn Plantation is mountain golf at it's finest! The course is ranked #6 in North Carolina by golflink. We offer golf packages to suit individual needs.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“golf course” (6 reviews)
“great golf” (2 reviews)
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183 Golf Cir, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-8409
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+1 828-286-9117
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Aside from the staff and views there is little to recommend here. Terrible course conditions and severe slopes made for a miserable day of golf. Would never return or recommend this course to any golfing friends.

Thank Don A
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Great course to play with some great scenery. Beautifully laid out course with elevation changes, woods, some sand and water. I will want to play this again in the future.

Thank GEORGE M
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

One of my favorite golf courses, Cleghorn is back to where it once was. Greens are great and course is well maintained. Really, a nice golf destination with good prices.

Thank Keith H
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

This is a picturesque course that has the front nine a par 35 winding along the top of a mountain. Be prepared as there is a “lot” of major elevation change. Many holes are either downhill then uphill or all downhill or all uphill to...More

Thank ENDLESS-TRAVELSCOM
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Traveling home to Ky and wanted to play one last round in NC. Attraction sign on Rt. 74 had Cleghorn GC as an attraction. Played 18 holes and was wonderfully surprised with the layout, condition and friendly staff. Great place to play with a very...More

Thank respnps
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Played this course twice while staying at Lake Lure. Pretty easy drive to the course from the Lake Lure area. It was reasonably priced. The layout was great! It was fun to play this course. It did show some wear.... maybe because of the heat...More

Thank Budman45
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Excellent golf experience. Golf course is well laid out and well maintained. Tricky for the amateur golfer and a challenge for the experienced golfer.

Thank garbeau65
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

We had a group of three of us play this course on a Monday in March, and it was a great course. It has beautiful views, and the course was in great shape. The course can eat you lunch if you are not careful, but...More

Thank Charlie F
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

This was a good course. Still nice layout. However, course maintenance neglect shows, especially the greens.

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

Beautiful course with super nice folks running it. Dave Long, club pro, has done a super job in restoring this course after several years of disrepair.

Thank Ron W
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