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The Buckeye Recreational Center

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super nice place, very friendly staff, courteous, clean, free boat, free rod and reel rental... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Harlan T
Big Pine Key, Florida, United States
Great concept!

While in the area, wanted to check out this option. BEWARE! There are two ways to get to this... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Jacksonville, Florida
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“falls trail”(5 reviews)
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1330 Pine Ridge Rd, Beech Mountain, NC 28604-8894
+1 828-387-3003
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

super nice place, very friendly staff, courteous, clean, free boat, free rod and reel rental, weightroom=AAA+++

Thank Harlan T
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

While in the area, wanted to check out this option. BEWARE! There are two ways to get to this place. Waze (GPS App) took us through the woods, unpaved, established, washed out gravel roads. Would have been awesome and fun in a Jeep or truck,...More

Thank Gatorraider
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Buckeye Recreation Center is located on Buckeye Lake on the western end of Beech Mountain. The center has an indoor gym, playground, walking trail, and access to the hiking trails. The Falls Trail makes a 1-mile loop, passing Buckeye Creek Falls, a 20-foot waterfall. Finding...More

Thank jmpncsu
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

What an incredible gem up on Beech mountain! You can fish, canoe, hike some great trails, play tennis and use their big indoor gyms! The staff is amazing and it’s in a great location at Beech. The road getting down to it is a little...More

Thank gsweitz
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the falls trail right at the rec center. Slightly difficult, but great for big dogs too. There are other things to do here as well, please check it out for a great leisurely day.

Thank saraverel
Reviewed 10 November 2017

BEECH MOUNTAIN'S - 24,000 sq ft indoor facility is the center piece of the 43 acre Buckeye park - hiking, trout fishing & equipment rental, paddle boats, canoes, picnic shelter, water fall trail, outdoor soccer/softball field, outdoor & indoor tennis, Unique hemlock & rope children's...More

Thank Nimrod30
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

They have canoes, a kayak, and a paddle boat on a beautiful lake that you can take out for free. Nice hiking trails, a playground my kids love and a very nice facility (we didn't use). We played outside and had a great free day...More

Thank Beechfreak
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The Buckeye Center is fantastic. They have indoor baaketball,tennis and workout area. We have 2 kids 6 and 4 and they loved the outside ropes play area. A must stop if staying on Beech with kids...

Thank deuce2001
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

For $3 a day per person you can access this amazing outdoor nature facility and use there recreational items as well. For us that included paddleboats, canoes, fishing boats, and stocked tackle boxes. Buckeye Lake is stocked with trout March through July, and you're allowed...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

You should go here! You can catch fish and rent canoes. They have the only baseball field on Beech mountain with an awesome mountain view behind it. The best playground ever because its like a ropes course. Nice Tennis courts. Nice gym. Beautiful 1 mile...More

Thank Bill B
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Margaret P
13 May 2016|
Response from beechblogger | Reviewed this property |
No, the outdoor courts are concrete. The only HarTru courts on Beech Mountain are at the Beech Mountain Club and that is a private Club with guests of members welcome but you would have to either play with a member or get... More