Greenways Under Development
Highland Brewing to WNC Nature Center (1.0 miles asphalt)
Design completed as part of AVL Unpaved Phase 1
Nasty Branch (.72 mile asphalt)
Begins at the Grant Southside Center on Depot + Livingston St. and ends at Phifer St. near the intersection of McDowell St. and Southside Ave
Construction to begin 2022
Swannanoa East – Partial (1.0 mile asphalt)
Glendale Rd. to Wal-Mart
Transportation bond funded; construction to begin 2022
Black Mountain Riverwalk Trail (1.50 mile asphalt)
Flat Creek to The Oaks greenway
Construction began but now delayed due to floodwater concerns; alternative routes being considered
Enka Heritage Trail (2.0 miles asphalt)
Starting at Sand Hill Road, and Enka Lake Road, proceeding along Hominy Creek to its intersection with Sand Hill Road, south of Warren Haynes Drive
Slated to start construction in Fall 2023 and be completed by the end of 2025. It is funded in part by the 2022 Buncombe County Open Space Bond. For more information about the project, please visit the Connect Enka website.
Reems Creek (2.25 miles asphalt)
Weaverville – Connecting Lake Louise Park to Karpen Field Buncombe County Park
Engineering study underway
Thank you for your support. Connect Buncombe is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) organization, and your tax-deductable donation will be used to help make greenways happen in Buncombe County. Become a Member of Connect Buncombe by donating $35 or more which then gives you voting rights at our Annual Meeting.
Click on the button below to make an online donation. If you prefer, checks can be made to "Connect Buncombe" and mailed to Connect Buncombe, P.O. Box 16100, Asheville, NC 28816.