The River Club is a private, gated, riverfront community located along a 2 mile stretch of the Catawba River, in Glen Alpine, North Carolina. The River Club is 10 minutes from Interstate 40, 45 minutes from Asheville and Blowing Rock, and about one hour from Charlotte, North Carolina. The River Club is located roughly 6 miles northwest of Morganton in the breath-taking foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
The City of Morganton was elected by Readers Digest as one of the top ten places, in the United States, to raise a family and has been ranked by Retirement Lifestyles Magazine in the top five popular locations for retirement. Morganton features a number of city attractions including the Morganton Farmers Market, Morganton Station, the Community House, Catawba Meadows Park, the Catawba River Greenway, and festivals such as the Morganton Historic Festival and the ACC Chili Cook-off. Downtown Morganton is filled with restaurants, galleries, shops, parks, and a movie theater. The Historic Courthouse Square hosts free Friday night concerts during the Spring and the Summer.
The River Club is beautiful and peaceful master-planned community that includes 35 homes placed on spacious lots. The community totals 180 acres situated near a natural bend in the Catawba River. These stunning homes and homesite are priced from $79,000-265,000. These awe-inspiring properties offer panoramic views of the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains, the Catawba River, or both. This unique community features a plethora of outdoor and recreational activities.
The River Club houses a premier equestrian center featuring a 16 stall stable with both outdoor and indoor rings, 15 acre pasture and paddocks, and miles of trails for riding, hiking, and walking. An enclosed and screened in pavilion, with facilities for cooking and planned gatherings, is currently being planned. It will overlook a stunning and lush three acre stocked pond. Residents can also enjoy fishing, canoeing, kayaking and swimming in the Catawba River.