Hunters Crossing Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Hunters Crossing is a well-kept community of single-family homes and attached town homes located near North Carolina State University. There are large patches of tall pines and many lush green areas that are great for walking the dog. Just within walking distance is Kentwood Park, home of the oldest and busiest golf course in the triangle. The course also regularly holds popular disc golf tournaments.
Athens Drive High School is very close, making this an ideal neighborhood for growing families. Hunters Crossing is also perfectly located for North Carolina State University students and faculty. All the major community streets lead right to the university. Gorman Street provides a direct route to Meredith College, the well-known women’s college on Hillsborough Street.
Just a short drive away, the Avent Ferry Shopping center provides a grocery store, restaurants, post office, a North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles (driving license) office and a variety of specialty stores. The shopping center is also a hub for the Raleigh bus system and the Wolfline – North Carolina State University’s bus system.
Busy Gorman Street borders one side of the neighborhood, offering easy access to Avent Ferry Road in one direction and Western Boulevard in the opposite direction. At the corner of Avent Ferry Road and Western Boulevard is the Mission Valley Shopping Center. The center offers an eclectic range of shops and restaurants, including Vietnamese and Ethiopian cuisine. There is also an ABC (Alcohol Beverage Control) store, and the quaint Mission Valley Cinema sells wine and beer to adult moviegoers.
Western Boulevard offers quick access to Interstate 40, Highway 64, Highway 1, the 440 Beltline and the busy triangle. Hunters Crossing residents can easily travel to Cary, Durham, Research Triangle Park, and downtown Raleigh.