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Getting Wet: Swimming Options in West Asheville

By Aliceio on September 1, 2014


Labor Day is here, but that doesn't mean the end of hot summer days - days that find you looking for some water time. With school back in session, the City and County public pools are closed, but the French Broad River is open and free to use. Below are a list of Frequently Asked Questions we hear from friends and visitors to West Asheville. Please remember to have PFDs

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French Broad River Parks

By Aliceio on July 3, 2014


West Asheville boasts access to more parks then any other part of Asheville, mostly due to the series of parks along the western banks of the French Broad River. From Haywood Road the easiest access to these parks is down State Street to Amboy Road. Once you reach Amboy Road... Turn right for the entrance to Carrier Park. Carrier Park is one of the largest and most

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14th Year

2018 marks the 14th year of the West Asheville printed map. Our thanks go out to all the local businesses that have supported this project over the years.