N.C.'s Tanglewood Golf Club tops Power Rankings for the week of Oct. 20

This week's GolfAdvisor Power Rankings feature a North Carolina one-two punch. In Clemmons, The Championship Course Tanglewood Golf Club edged out 7 Lakes Country Club in West End among the top-rated courses of the week in the U.S.

Tanglewood is a 36-hole, county-owned facility outside Winston-Salem that features two Robert Trent Jones Sr. designs that date back to the 1950s.

"This is a true, championship golf course," wrote Sniffy 66 . "Framed by tree-lined fairways that define this picturesque, parkland course."

Here are the rest of the top-rated courses of the week as reviewed by GolfAdvisor users in overall, value and conditions categories.

(Editor's Note: Courses needed a minimum of five ratings for the week to qualify, ties are broken by cumulative scores in sub-categories.)

Top 10 overall golf courses of the week

We took the sum of the average rating of all seven categories on GolfAdvisor to find out which golf courses offered the best overall experience.

1. Championship Course at Tanglewood Golf Club , Clemmons, N.C.
2. 7 Lakes Country Club , West End, N.C.
3. Los Caballeros Golf Club , Wickenburg, Ariz.
4. Majestic at Lake Walden , Hartland, Mich.
5. Kelly Plantation Golf Club , Destin, Fla.
6. TPC Las Vegas , Las Vegas, Nev.
7. Southern Oaks Golf Club , Burleson, Tex.
8. Black Mesa Golf Club , Espanola, N.M.
9. Legend Trail Golf Club , Scottsdale, Ariz.
10. Tangle Ridge Golf Club , Grand Prairie, Tex.

Top 10 value golf courses of the week

1. Tangle Ridge Golf Club , Grand Prairie, Tex.
2. Black Mesa Golf Club , Espanola, N.M.
3. Los Caballeros Golf Club , Wickenburg, Ariz.
4. Legend Oaks Plantation Golf Club , Summerville, S.C.
5. The Golf Club at Hilton Head Lakes , Bluffton, S.C.
6. 7 Lakes Country Club , West End, N.C.
7. Wentworth Golf Club , Tarpon Springs, Fla.
8. Okeeheelee Golf Course , West Palm Beach, Fla.
9. Las Colinas Golf Club , Queen Creek, Ariz.
10. Meadow Lake Golf Course , Escondido, Calif.

Top 10 course conditions of the week

1. Tanglewood Golf Club , Clemmons, N.C.
2. The Quarry Golf Club , San Antonio, Tex.
3. 7 Lakes Country Club , West End, N.C. Panther Lake at Orange County National
4. Champions Course at TPC Scottsdale , Scottsdale, Ariz.
5. Kelly Plantation Golf Club , Destin, Fla.
6. TPC Las Vegas , Las Vegas, Nev.
7. Sierra Lakes Golf Course , Fontana, Calif.
8. BlackHorse Golf Club , Cypress, Tex.
9. Majestic at Lake Walden , Hartland, Mich.
10. Juliette Falls Golf Club , Dunnellon, Fla.

Brandon Tucker is the Managing Editor for Golf Advisor. To date, his golf travels have taken him to over two dozen countries and over 500 golf courses worldwide. While he's played some of the most prestigious courses in the world, Tucker's favorite way to play the game is on a great muni in under three hours. Follow Brandon on Twitter at @BrandonTucker and on Instagram at BrandonTuckerGC.
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