GPS instructions:

Some GPS units do not list Carefree Cove Road yet. However, they do list 668 BH Duncan Road. This will get you to a house that is 100 yards before the entrance to Carefree Cove.

Caution:

Some routing programs, including AAA, will take you over a very windy road from the North. If your route says to travel on US 421 Southbound from I-81 (or across it) to Mountain City, TN, please call us. we know a better route. Unless, of course, you would like a beautiful mountainous trek for 25 miles.

From Tennessee:

From the junction of I-81 and I-26 (formerly I-181), follow I-26 South (US 23 (SR 137)) for 15.27 mi. Take Exit 24. Turn right onto US 321 (SR 67) South. Go 8.3 miles. Turn right at Food City (on right) and stay on US 321 (SR 67) South. Go 5.2 mi. Turn left just beyond McDonald’s (on left) and stay on US 321 (SR 67) South. Go 9.6 miles. Stay left onto SR 67 (do not follow US 321 to the right). Go 19 miles. Turn right at the Rite Aid (on the left) onto US 421 South. Go 10 miles. Turn left on TN State Route 67 East for 1.6 miles to the TN/NC state line. Continue North on NC State Route 88 for 2.6 miles. Turn left on BH Duncan Road. Travel 1 mile to Carefree Cove Road on the right. Dial 160 on the security keypad to call the Sales Office for access.

From Virginia:

From the junction of I-81 and Exit 19 (in Virginia) turn left onto US 11/US 58 (Jeb Stuart Hwy), in .4 miles stay on US 58. Go 10.4 miles. Turn right on SR 58/SR 91. Go 1 mile. Keep right onto SR 91. Go 1.5 to VA/TN state line. Continue on SR 91 until it dead ends into US 421. Turn left onto US 421 South. Go 10 miles. Turn left on TN State Route 67 East for 1.6 miles to the TN/NC state line. Continue North on NC State Route 88 for 2.6 miles. Turn left on BH Duncan Road. Travel 1 mile to Carefree Cove Road on the right. Dial 160 on the security keypad to call the Sales Office for access.

From the Charlotte Area:

Travel on I-85 South to Gastonia Exit 17, Hwy. 321-North through Hickory, Lenoir and Blowing Rock into Boone for a total of 78 miles. Turn Left (North) on US 421 for 13.1 to the North Carolina/Tennessee state line. Continue .6 of a mile to TN State Route 67 East at Trade, TN. Turn right (north) for 1.6 miles to the TN/NC state line. Continue North on NC State Route 88 for 2.6 miles. Turn left on BH Duncan Road (gravel, one-lane). Travel 1 mile to Carefree Cove Road on the right. Dial 160 on the security keypad to call the Sales Office for access.

From Florida:

Take I-95 through Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina. Get off at I-26 West (exit 86B) to Columbia, SC. Then, take I-77 North for approximately 179 miles to Charlotte, NC. Follow directions above from Charlotte. From Eastern North Carolina (Raleigh, Winston-Salem, Greensboro): Take I-40 West to US 421 Exit 188. Follow US 421 North into Boone, NC. From the junction of US 421 and US 321, continue on US 421 North for 13.1 miles to the North Carolina/Tennessee state line. Continue .6 of a mile to TN State Route 67 at Trade, TN. Turn right (north) for 1.6 miles to the TN/NC state line. Continue North on NC State Route 88 for 2.6 miles. Turn left on BH Duncan Road. Travel 1 mile to Carefree Cove Road on the right. Dial 160 on the security keypad to call the Sales Office for access.

From South Western North Carolina (Asheville Area):

Take I-40 East to US 70 Exit 72. Follow US 70 North into for 11.2 miles. Turn Left onto US 221 for 32.4.5 miles. Go North on SR 105 for 14.8 miles. Turn Left at signs directing you to US 321/421 (called 105 Bypass) for 1.9 miles. Turn Left onto US 421(North) for 11.1 miles to the North Carolina/Tennessee state line. Continue .6 of a mile to TN State Route 67 at Trade, TN. Turn right (north) for 1.6 miles to the TN/NC state line. Continue North on NC State Route 88 for 2.6 miles. Turn left on BH Duncan Road . Travel .1 mile to Carefree Cove Road on the right. Dial 160 on the security keypad to call the Sales Office for access.


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