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Are Parks Open? Roundup of Parks and Trail Info.

Updated at noon on December 17, 2020.

Buncombe County is home to many public recreation spaces managed by multiple municipalities, organizations, and agencies that may restict access based on weather, holidays, or health guidance. To see if a park, trail, court, or recreation area is open, please visit the managing agency at a link below.

Most Buncombe County Recreation Services parks are open with specific guidelines and limited hours during North Carolina's Safer at Home order, though certain amenities may be unavailable. Follow Buncombe County Recreation on Facebook and Instagram for the latest updates. To receive the I Heart Parks monthly newsletter, sign up online.

Municipal Parks and Recreation Departments in Buncombe County

Private Parks with Public Access

Public Schools with Courts and Trails in Buncombe County

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Recreation Services Administrative Office


Recreation Services
Peyton O'Conner
P: (828) 250-4260
F: (828) 250-6715

Mailing Address
46 Valley Street,
Asheville, NC 28801

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