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Upper Buncombe is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. The neighborhood is located south of Interstate 440 and east of Glenwood Avenue.
Northwest of the neighborhood is the Crabtree Valley Mall. This large mall is a popular destination for many shoppers from the surrounding neighborhoods and from North Carolina State University, whose students are located several miles to the south. The mall has more than 100 of the biggest name-brand stores, providing a vast assortment of goods and services to meet the needs and desires of area residents. Some of the stores at Crabtree Valley Mall include Macy’s, Pacific Sunwear, Lacoste, The Lego Store, The Apple Store, Hollister, Abercrombie and Fitch, Nine West, Men’s Warehouse, Best Buy, and Gap.
South of the neighborhood is the North Carolina Museum of Modern Art. The museum is one of the most popular area destinations for the numerous schools in the area. It is also popular with residents and college students. The museum offers a numerous exhibits featuring art from around the world. The exhibits are constantly changing making each visit a unique experience.
Less than a mile to the south is the area’s largest and most popular golf course and country club. The Carolina Country Club has a massive course that is popular throughout the region with the numerous golfers that live in Raleigh. The course is well maintained and provides an excellent location for golfing regardless of the experience level of the player. The club also has one of the biggest tennis programs in the Raleigh area. Having numerous tennis courts with a variety of surfaces the club offers leagues, tournaments, and classes for all age groups and experience levels. The club also has a pool that is used for lap swimming as well as water aerobics. A large fitness center rounds out the offerings of the club.