Getting There

Address:

Ridgecrest Conference Center
1 Ridgecrest Drive, Ridgecrest, NC 28770

Phone:

828-669-8022


By car

Ridgecrest is located 17 miles east of Asheville off Interstate 40, exit 66, approximately 30 miles from Asheville Regional Airport and 18 miles from the Asheville Bus Station. It’s an absolutely beautiful drive to Ridgecrest through the Blue Ridge Mountains!

  1. From Interstate 40, take exit 66 (Ridgecrest).
  2. Turn left (if traveling east) or right (if traveling west) onto Dunsmore Avenue. (2 miles)
  3. Turn right onto Old U.S. 70. (1 mile)
  4. Ridgecrest Conference Center is on the left.

Note: Ridgecrest’s physical address does not work in most GPS and mapping programs. Follow the above directions for best results!

By air

Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) is about 30 miles southwest of Ridgecrest Conference Center. Car rental and shuttle services are available.

Greenville International Airport (GSP) is located approximately 93 miles south of Ridgecrest Conference Center, and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is 107 miles southeast.