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BEST SPOTS: Golf Clubs and Courses
BEST SPOTS: Golf Clubs and Courses

ACWORTH– For this week’s installment of Best Spots, we've compiled a list of the best golf courses in for you to take a break and tee it off while the weather is nice.

The Cobblestone Golf Course is known as one of the best golf courses in Cobb County. The course, which is located in Acworth opened in 1993 and has won a number of awards for its great layout and 4 star rating by Golf Digest. This course is also rated among the Top 100 Golf Courses in the United States by Golf Magazine.

The course was recently renovated and restored back to “optimal playing condition”. It was also featured on The Golf Channel’s “Morning Drive”. The course has brand new Bermuda greens and new bunkers. The course offers seven holes running along Lake Acworth and favorable views, mounding and layouts.

Games at this course range from $24 to $60 and include carts. This course is pretty flexible. There are a number of attractions for students and seniors.

Two other popular golf courses in Cobb County are the Legacy Links and Fox Creek courses. These courses have been named as the best practice facilities in the southeast by Sports Illustrated Magazine. Both of these feature large driving ranges and practice areas for golfers to work on their game. The courses offer help from PGA certified professionals.

The Legacy Links course is a Par 58 golf course with 14 Par 3’s and four Par 4’s. And the Fox Creek Golf Club is a Par 62 golf course with 11 Par 3’s, six Par 4’s and one Par 5. The course features Bermuda grass fairways and greens.

Fees range from $12 to $35 and include carts. Legacy Golf Links and Driving Range is located at 1825 Windy Hill Road in Smyrna. And the Cobblestone Golf Course is located at 4200 Nance Road in Acworth.