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“Great for a daytrip with the family”

Ranked #75 of 195 things to do in Asheville
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Owner description: Located within the Pisgah National Forest, this 6,300-acre area is home to the North Carolina Arboretum.
Reviewed December 11, 2012

Great hiking and easy bike trails, free parking, close to town and right next to the Parkway. Nice place to bring the family- small beach hardly larger than a public swimming hole, lots of easy short hikes from the beach. BBQs all over, I love this place.

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Reviewed November 20, 2012

My husband, dog and I had a couple nice hikes at Bent Creek. There are a LOT of mountain bikers, particularly on the weekend, so that does occasionally interfere with your hike, but otherwise it's very pretty with lots of options.

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Reviewed September 14, 2012

relaxing environment. Lots of trails. Something for everybody. From beginner to advanced, hiker, horseback rider, mtn. biker. pick a trail or network of trails and have a great day!

Thank GYDeli
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Reviewed September 14, 2012

I mountain bike here frequently as I live 30 minutes away. Large trail network with beginner to (a few sections/trails) expert level riding needed. Runners, riders, hikers, equestrians, all share this space. Bikers - YIELD to all other trail users and be nice.

Thank Ann G
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Reviewed August 2, 2012

If you like nature, swimming, fishing, mountain biking, hiking, foraying this is the spot to go. They have nice campground and grill out spots as well. Just give it a chance and you will love it

1  Thank KetrinEU
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