Along the French Broad’s 219 miles is a variety of experiences for people of all ages. RiverLink showcases many of these special opportunities — riverside concerts, riverside camping, walking and bus tours, volunteering, and more. However you want to get engaged with the French Broad, we can help!


RiverFest Saturday, August 26th from 1pm to 7pm at Salvage Station, 468 Riverside Drive. RiverFest, featuring great live music, local food a[...]

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French Broad River Paddle Trail

The French Broad River Paddle Trail is a recreational watercraft trail created and operated by RiverLink and MountainTrue.  The paddle tra[...]

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RiverLink’s RiverMusic returns in 2017 with three live shows right by the French Broad River in the River Arts District of Asheville &[...]

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River Access Maps

In 1999 RiverLink received funding to develop the River Access Map for the French Broad River. This free map is separated by county and is a[...]

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"The French Broad River is the third oldest river in the world."

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