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Magazine Rates Pinehurst Top Golf Resort

Posted August 31, 2007 6:08 p.m. EDT

— The Pinehurst Resort is ranked as the best golf resort in the U.S.. by Travel and Leisure Golf magazine.

Thousands of golfers voted in the annual poll conducted by the magazine, and Pinehurst earned a perfect 100 score in this year's rankings.

Kiawah Island in South Carolina came in second, followed by Pebble Beach in California.

Pinehurst also ranked No. 1 in 2005. Last year, it finished third behind Kiawah Island and Pebble Beach.