Community Amenities at Your Doorstep

More than a gated new home community, it’s a lifestyle of enjoying anything outdoors.

The Southcliff community was carved perfectly into nature as to not disturb the beauty of the Asheville, NC mountains, so that homeowners and their friends and family may know the true meaning of ‘Nature at Your Doorstep.’ Below is an overview of all the amazing amenities you may enjoy when you choose Southcliff as home.


Staffed Gatehouse:

Southcliff has a fully staffed gatehouse that is located at the entrance to the community.  This gatehouse provides security for the entire community. Visitor and vendor entry is closely monitored and access managed for all visitors.



Hiking Trails:

There are six miles of hiking trails that wind through Southcliff connecting its neighborhoods to parks and to each other. In addition to the picturesque trails in Southcliff, Asheville offers hikers outstanding scenery with breathtaking views from the highest ridgelines east of the Mississippi River. The wide range of hiking opportunities in Asheville is one of the main attractions to hikers of all levels of experience. Among the attractions hikers can expect to find are:

–ridgeline and urban trails

–over 200 waterfalls in the mountains

–mountaintop locations with 360 degree views

–swimming holes and wading pools



The children’s playgrounds are enchanting places that spark imagination and creativity where children can explore, think and connect with each other. Additionally, these playgrounds are wonderful places where children can also connect with nature and experience magical moments outdoors.



Covered Pavilions:

There are a number of covered pavilions that epitomize the Southcliff experience. They offer a place for neighbors to gather, share stories and experiences and build lifetime memories. Neighbors can often be found enjoying each others company with friends and families in these great gathering places, which are beautifully built of wood and stone and include fireplaces for further enjoyment.


Scenic Overlooks:

Southcliff is located on the south face of Cedar Cliff Mountain. This community is nestled in a wonderful setting with panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. All along the hiking trails there are numerous breathtaking, scenic overlooks to take in the views.


Community Fire pits:

Each of the five parks in Southcliff offer fire pits, grills and picnic areas.  These areas are ideal for Southcliff residents to gather with their families, friends and neighbors in a beautifully, rustic environment.

Biking Paths:

Southcliff offers miles of scenic bicycle trails for those that enjoy this outdoor activity. All along these bicycle paths are numerous rest stops with extraordinary mountain views where riders can stop and relax before continuing on their ride.