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Asheville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts

  • 70 Court Plaza
  • 4th Floor
  • Asheville, NC 28801
  • Phone: 828-259-5800
  • Region: Downtown

More than 50 parks offering golf, swimming, tennis, skateboarding, roller hockey, climbing wall, nature center, playgrounds, basketball, community centers, ballfields, picnic shelters, trails and much more. …more

Asheville Treetops Adventure Park

  • 1 Resort Dr.
  • Asheville, NC 28806
  • Phone: (877) 247-5539
  • Region: Downtown

Come experience Asheville's newest and best adventure, just 1/2 mile from the heart of downtown! With beginner, intermediate, and advanced options, it's as challenging as you want it to be! Asheville Treetops Adventure Park is an aerial obstacle …more

Beach at Lake Lure

  • 2724 Memorial Highway
  • Lake Lure, NC 28746
  • Phone: 828-625-1373

Float on an inner tube, picnic in the shade, or just catch some rays at this beach in the mountains. Enjoy the Water Works with water slides and other soaking-wet fun.

Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

  • Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center
  • Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 384
  • Asheville, NC 28803
  • Phone: (828) 298-5330

A National Heritage Area is something to treasure, and Asheville is in the heart of one of the most beautiful in the country, the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area. In designating the 25 westernmost counties and Qualla Boundary in North Carolina as …more

Blue Ridge Parkway

  • 199 Hemphill Knob Road
  • Asheville, NC 28803
  • Phone: 828-298-0398
  • Region: South

Please note: A section of Blue Ridge Parkway from Milepost 376 at Ox Creek Road to Milepost 355, near the entrance to Mt. Mitchell State Park, is closed to motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians for road repair. It is anticipated that this project …more

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