Upper Ox Creek Conservation Area

Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy

Milepost: 375 | County: Buncombe | Acres: 101 | Hiking: No

This beautiful property is nestled between the Blue Ridge Parkway and Pisgah National Forest. It is in the Elk Mountain range in Weaverville, adjacent to the popular Rattlesnake Lodge Trail off the Blue Ridge Parkway. It contains the high quality waters of Ox Creek, a tributary to Reems Creek in the French Broad River basin, just below the town of Weaverville’s water supply watershed.