Southern California's Classic Club tops the Power Rankings for the week of Dec. 1

California and Florida dominate this week's Power Rankings, which showcase the top-rated golf courses from Golf Advisor reviewers.

This week, the top spot goes to the Classic Club, an Arnold Palmer design in Palm Desert, Calif. The neighboring Stadium Course at PGA West, fresh off its nomination in Matt Ginella's Top 50 public courses in the U.S., also made the top 10.

"The greens are PERFECT right now!" one reviewer wrote about the Classic Club last week. "The views are insane, and it doesn't hurt that I was playing really well after a week of golf in Palm Springs."

You can view the rest of the top 10 below, and also find the week's most active courses on Golf Advisor.

Top 10 overall courses of the week

1. Classic Club, Palm Desert, Calif.
2. Panther Lake at Orange County National, Winter Garden, Fla.
3. Waterlefe Golf & River Club, Bradenton, Fla.
4. Desert Falls Country Club, Palm Desert, Calif.
5. Sewailo Golf Club, Tucson, Ariz.
6. Stadium Course at PGA West, La Quinta, Calif.
7. Mountain Vista Golf Club at Sun City Palm Desert, Palm Desert, Calif.
8. Cimarrone Golf Club, Jacksonville, Fla.
9 Esplanade Golf & Country Club at Lakewood Ranch, Lakewood Ranch, Fla.
10. Pearl Golf Links, Sunset Beach, N.C.

Top 10 most active courses of the week

1. Tahquitz Creek Golf Resort, Palm Springs, Calif.
2. Panther Lake at Orange County National, Winter Garden, Fla.
3. Waterlefe Golf & River Club, Bradenton, Fla.
4. Badlands Golf Club, Las Vegas
5. Orange Tree Golf Club, Scottsdale, Ariz.
6. Wentworth Golf Club, Tarpon Springs, Fla.
7. The Westin Mission Hills Resort - Gary Player Course, Rancho Mirage, Calif.
8. The Golf Club at Johnson Ranch, Queen Creek, Ariz.
9. Maui Nui Golf Club, Kihei, Hawaii
10. San Juan Hills Golf Club, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.

Brandon Tucker is the Sr. Managing Editor for GolfPass and was the founding editor of Golf Advisor in 2014, he was the managing editor for Golf Channel Digital's Courses & Travel. To date, his golf travels have taken him to over two dozen countries and nearly 600 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 @btuck34.
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Southern California's Classic Club tops the Power Rankings for the week of Dec. 1