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Cleghorn Plantation

183 Golf Cir, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-8409
+1 828-286-9117
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Challenging, Demanding & Exciting Golf Course!

This is a picturesque course that has the front nine a par 35 winding along the top of a mountain... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Oldsmar, Florida
Nice course

This is a nice course reasonably priced. The pro shop and course are well maintained. The staff... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Sugarloaf Key
via mobile
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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.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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183 Golf Cir, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-8409
+1 828-286-9117
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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 mixaconsulting
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is a nice course reasonably priced. The pro shop and course are well maintained. The staff were friendly and helpful, especially the staff member that greater us in the parking lot on 5/17/2017 at approx. 11:45am. He shuttled us up the hill to obtain...More

Thank Wldng
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
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
Reviewed 2 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
Reviewed 30 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
Reviewed 20 March 2016

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

1  Thank NCviaNY
Reviewed 20 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
Reviewed 7 October 2015

My buddy and I played Cleghorn for the first time and we both fell in love with the place. It is a challenging course but also a fun course. You have lots of different elevations to tee off from. Beautiful holes tucked into corners. Fairways...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 9 July 2015

True mountain golf at very reasonable cost. The layout is one of the best in the Carolinas and the course is in fantastic shape. The staff is willing to help you with any issues and the pro offers lessons for those looking to improve their...More

Thank GolfRMA
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