Hickory Nut Forest, an emerging Eco-Community located in Western North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, is a gem amidst the magnificent Hickory Nut Gorge. Out your back door, you can hike for miles enjoying the serenity of nature surrounded by “forever-wild” mountain forests, soaring cliffs and pristine, cascading streams.
This is a unique eco-friendly community close to Asheville that combines land conservation, green-built homes, organic gardening and renewable energy from wind, water, sun, and geothermal sources. Here, you can be part of designing a “net zero energy homes community,” that creates more renewable energy than it uses.
Asheville, with its vibrant culture is only a short drive away. Here you can enjoy a wide variety of art, music, drama and diverse cuisine.
Discover what it’s like to live in this peaceful, sacred place in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina. Explore your vision for a sustainable future. Let us know what you think.