Yocha Dehe Golf Club in northern California tops Power Rankings for the week of March 16

The superlatives are in full force for this week's top course in the U.S.: Yocha Dehe Golf Club at Cache Creek Casino Resort in Brooks, California.

The Sacramento-area course earned high marks in all categories, including conditions and values, and had readers singing its praises in a big way.

"This course is second only to Pebble Beach," wrote u011170177. In his review, golfer Dewayne9465298 called the round the best he's ever played.

The course finished 13th in the state 2014, and given its strong start to 2015, could inch up the charts. This NoCal course was joined in the top 10 by a lot of Florida golf courses, though neighboring Apple Mountain Golf Resort, also near Sacramento, cracked the top 10 values of the week.

Top 10 overall U.S. courses of the week

1. Yocha Dehe at Cache Creek, Brooks, Calif.
2. St. Johns Golf and Country Club, St. Augustine, Fla.
3. The Golf Club at Magnolia Landing, Fort Myers, Fla.
4. West Course at Jacaranda Golf Club, Plantation, Fla.
5. Grand Cypress North/South/East, Orlando, Fla.
6. Eagle Sticks Golf Club, Zanesville, Ohio
7. Legacy Golf Club, Phoenix
8. El Campeon at Mission Inn Resort & Club, Howey in the Hills, Fla.
9. Pacific Grove Golf Links, Pacific Grove, Calif.
10. Starr Pass Golf Club, Tucson, Ariz.

Top 10 value courses of the week

1. Eagle Sticks Golf Club, Zanesville, Ohio
2. Hidden Valley Golf Club, Norco, Calif.
3. Capital City Country Club, Tallahassee, Fla.
4. Pacific Grove Golf Links, Pacific Grove, Calif.
5. Apple Mountain Golf Resort, Camino, Calif.
6. The Golf Club At Sanctuary Cove, Waverly, Ga.
7. St. Johns Golf and Country Club, St. Augustine, Fla.
8. Eagle Nest Golf Club, Little River, S.C.
9. Indigo Lakes Golf Club, Daytona Beach, Fla.
10. St. Andrews Golf & Country Club, West Chicago, Ill.

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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Yocha Dehe Golf Club in northern California tops Power Rankings for the week of March 16