Walnut Island River Park

Facility Information

This facility offers grills, picnic tables & river access.

Park Hours

Daylight hours only

Directions [map]

From Asheville take 19/23 North & immediately take the Hill Street Exit - go left and travel .1 mile - turn right on to Riverside Drive & travel 13.3 miles - see park on left.

Park Rules

Learn about appropriate conduct at Buncombe County parks by viewing the park rules section of the Departmental Policies page.

A North Carolina fishing license is required in all Buncombe County Rivers and Lakes.
[Where to Get an NC Fishing License]

Contact Information

Phone: (828) 250-4260
Fax: (828) 250-6715
E-mail: parks@buncombecounty.org

Physical Address:
3042 Old Marshall Hwy
Alexander, NC 28701