Buncombe County Parks, Greenways and Recreation Services (BCPG&R) operates four recreation parks, Karpen Soccer Field, and five river parks. Of those, Lake Julian Park, is a great option for fishing, boating, disc golf, sand volleyball and horseshoes. BCPG&R sponsors special community events throughout the year and provides high-quality programming for all ages.
Types of Tours:
Self guided paddleboating, canoeing, and fishing (fee for boat rental). Large and small picnic shelters are available for rent as well.
Admission to the park is free. Rental fees required for equipment and private shelter use.
Days & Hours of Operation:
Open 7 days per week from 8am to dark. Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Years Day.
Miles from Downtown Asheville:
As the local experts in Asheville, the ACVB would welcome the opportunity to source your overnight room needs and help you plan the perfect itinerary! Please contact us at 800-257-5583.