Carolina Memorial Sanctuary Location
195 Blessed Way
Mills River, North Carolina 28759
For mapping other than Google Maps use:
2041 Old Fanning Bridge Rd
Mills River, NC 28759
We are located in the Asheville Area of Western North Carolina, in Mills River, between Asheville and Hendersonville. We are 5 minutes from the Asheville Airport and just a stones throw away from the Sierra Nevada Brewery. We share a driveway with Unity of the Blue Ridge (Blessed Way), which is located at 2041 Old Fanning Bridge Rd, Mills River, NC 28759.
Blessed Way is a new street located off of Old Fanning Bridge Road and does not show up on all maps yet. If you’re using your phone to find us, Google Maps will accurately direct you to our location. The map above will give you accurate directions as well. If you are using any other mapping system than Google Maps – either search for “Unity of the Blue Ridge” in Mills River or search for 2041 Old Fanning Bridge Rd, Mills River, NC 28759.
A sign for Carolina Memorial Sanctuary and Unity of the Blue Ridge is visible at 2041 Old Fanning Bridge Road. Turn at the sign onto Blessed Way and drive until you come to a fork and stay to the left. (If you go to the right, it will take you up to a parking lot directly in front of Unity of the Blue Ridge – please do not park there.) Go to the lowest parking level on the left and park there. Once you park, look for signs directing you to the entry to Carolina Memorial Sanctuary.
Park Hours: Sunrise to Sunset
Business Hours: Monday – Friday, 10am – 5pm
Carolina Memorial Sanctuary is a public park and is great for picnics and walks with family, friends, and dogs. Driving by will not give you an accurate sense of our beautiful property, so we encourage you to walk around and explore.
We currently do not have an office on site. For questions or to schedule a tour, please contact us. For emergencies, call 828.782.7283.