20 apartments for rent in North Asheville Community, Asheville, NC
The North Asheville Community is located in zip code 28804. Nearby highways include US-25 and I-26/US-70/US-19, both west of the community.
This neighborhood is built along mountain ridges and many of the homes have views of the valleys and mountains peaks. Streets with names including Dogwood, Redwood, and Country Club Roads and North Griffing Boulevard meander along the wooded ridges. Wildflowers, native trees, and shrubs and residents’ landscaping bloom in season, making it a pleasant area in which to sight-see, walk, or ride a bike.
Asheville offers an array of outdoor activities. The North Asheville Community is right in the middle of it all, overlooking Beaver Lake to the west and Beaver Lake Golf Course to the north. Beaver Lake is privately owned and maintained by the Lake View Park residents but visitors may enjoy jogging, running, walking, birding, and picnicking. Merrimon Avenue/Route 25 travels around the north border of the lake offering a scenic drive.
An abundance of nearby hiking areas include Mount Pisgah, Frying Pan Mountain, and Graveyard Fields in the Blue Ridge portion of the Appalachian Mountains. A great nearby area to drive along, hike, and stop for views and picnicking is the Blue Ridge Parkway. Its Visitor Center is just eight miles southeast of Downtown Asheville on US 70. Camping, fishing, boating, and lodging are all available within minutes of North Ashville. Activities in the winter include skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing.
Asheville has a lot to offer in the way of shopping, dining, and entertainment. Shopping areas include the Grove Arcade in downtown as well as the Northland Shopping Center just to the southwest of North Asheville. Other points of interest include the University of North Carolina-Ashville, The Botanical Gardens of Asheville next to UNC, and the Biltmore Estate.