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Mount Mitchell Golf Club

11484 State Hwy. 80 S., Burnsville, NC 28714
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Ranked #5 of 8 Attractions in Burnsville
Type: Golf Courses
Most recent review
- Sep 20, 2014
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English first
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80 reviews 80 reviews
8 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I've played many courses in my golfing/working career and this is one of the best. The weather was perfect (cool 65) for a round of captain's choice. Unfortunately the grounds were wet, so it was cart path only. Other than that, the day was perfect. A mountain course with plenty of flats and a few elevation changes. I'll be sure... More

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
36 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Mt Mitchell golf course is a fun course to play. The mountain views are fantastic. The course layout is mostly flat and fairly easy to score on. If you enjoy mountain views, clear trout streams, and cool temps coupled with low humidity then this is the course for you. Did not eat at Teo's but have heard good comments from... More

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This course is in the shadow of the tallest mountain east of the Mississippi, yet, surprisingly the course is in a valley, so it's very manageable, both for carts and walking. Due to frequent rain, carts are usually required to stay on the paths, a minor inconvenience. We stay for a month at a mountain retreat that overlooks the 12th... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

I've played this course several times every year since the 80's. Have noticed over the last handful of years that the condition of the course is declining. Use to be the entire course was lush and manicured. Now the bunkers are terrible, fairways not great and greens are equal to a muni. I think the owner doesn't want to spend... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We have been lucky to play some wonderful golf courses - Pinehurst #2, Oakmont, Dunes Club, etc. Mount Mitchell Golf Club is treasure in western North Carolina. It offers a great layout for all levels of players. The views of the mountains and the sounds of the Toe River make for a beautiful and serene experience. We cannot wait to... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Well I wanted to give the owners of Mt. Mitchell Golf Course the benefit of the doubt! Word on the street was they were doing some work like Senior Tees, Drainage and Cart Paths. While everyone I spoke to hoped for Greens redo's and Fairway's with grass versus Thatch I wanted to see what was being done. Well they are... More

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Granbury, Texas
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Played Tue about 3pm. Storms all around, but not a drop of rain during my round. Not crowded... Played in 2.5hrs. Greens, Fariways, Tees and traps in very good condition...especially considering the extremely cold winter they experienced. Barry and Dean gave me a warm welcome and updated me on the course conditions. The cart paths are a little rough in... More

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Farnham UK
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122 reviews 122 reviews
20 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

As anon golfer I enjoyed driving the cart in such a beautiful setting- the golfers enjoyed it too - lovely maintained course with some demanding water-which we did not always avoid

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

I have been visiting this golf course since the mid 80s...People would fly in clients to play this lovely course not far from Mt.Mitchell. Two trips this summer showed a real decline in the entire area in and around the golf course.It was flooded due to abundant rains but the entire course and the houses looked rather *shabby* after years... More

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Ooltewah, Tennessee
12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

The Mount Mitchell golf course had one thing going for it and that is the condition. Sadly, the condition we experienced this weekend was very disappointing. The scenery is still fantastic but the greens on Friday were nearly unplayable. Saturday was a little better but not up to par. I have been to Mount Mitchell many times since 1986 but... More

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