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BC Sports Park  

"Learn the game. Live the experience."

The Buncombe County Sports Park, located at Enka-Candler, North Carolina, is a beautiful park surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Buncombe County Sports Park is dedicated to developing programs that encourage teamwork, positive attitudes, and building a strong future for sports in our communities. The Park has been created by the generous donations of time, materials, and money of many sponsors and Buncombe County Commissioners. Amenities include:

  • Seven soccer fields
  • For Youth recreational soccer in Buncombe county visit Asheville Buncombe Youth Soccer at www.abysa.org.
  • Sand Beach Volleyball Court
  • Bocce Ball Courts
  • Walking Trail
    • The walking trail at the Buncombe County Sports Park is approximately 0.6 miles long and made of crushed gravel. It is ideal for walking, running, bicycles and baby strollers.
    • Walking Trail Map (PDF)
  • Picnic areas (covered and uncovered)
  • Playground
  • Concession Area
  • Restrooms
  • Sand Hill Community Garden
  • Sand Hill Community Fruit and Nut Orchard

Community Impact:

  1. Sponsorship opportunities open to local businesses are available throughout the Park. These sponsorships help build, maintain, and allow for future development of the Park as well as help the growth of local businesses.
  2. Hosting future tournaments will also bring families and tourists into the area for extended weekends, thus bringing more revenue to the area.

Park Hours

January February March April May June
8 a.m. - 6 p.m. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
July August September October November December
8 a.m. - 9 p.m. 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Park Rules

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

Directions [map]

Take I40 West to exit 44. Take a right at the red light onto Smokey Park Hwy. Go through the next red light and turn right on Acton Circle. At the next light take a left onto Sandhill School Road. Go three-tenths of a mile. The Buncombe County Sports park is on the right. Look for the signs identifying the Sports Park. Turn right. The Disc Golf Course will be on your left.


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Sports Park Facility Map

Sports Park Map

Contact Info

Phone: (828) 250-4260 E-mail: parks@buncombecounty.org
Physical Address:
58 Apac Circle
Asheville, NC 28806
Mailing Address:
67 Haywood Street
Asheville, NC 28801

Additional Links

United States Youth Soccer Association
usyouthsoccer.org

North Carolina Youth Soccer Association
ncsoccer.org