at The Cliffs at Walnut Cove

At Walnut Cove, integrated wellness is a way of life.

An active, healthy lifestyle is a focus for many members of The Cliffs at Walnut Cove, and the perfect complement to the natural beauty of the Carolina mountains that surround Asheville's premier gated community. The Cliffs at Walnut Cove Integrated Wellness Program, housed in an 18,000 square foot state-of-the-art health center, offers something for everyone—and caters to all stages of fitness and health.

The ultimate goal of the integrated wellness program is to help each member live happier and healthier; to seize every opportunity to set and achieve their personal goals—no matter what they are. No matter what wellness means for you, Walnut Cove's cutting-edge facilities, staff, and expert instructors give you everything you need to facilitate a healthy, active lifestyle.

Luxury wellness center
Movement studios
Guided outdoor activities
Spinning and aerobics
Tennis court
Cardio and strength equipment
Expert instructors
Miles of hiking trails
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hiking trail in Walnut Cove Trail within community


Yoga classes at Walnut Cove are accessible to everyone, from the first-timer to the true yogi. The instructors tailor each class to exactly what the group needs and make sure everyone is doing the poses correctly to avoid injury.

Walnut Cove's residents are often thrilled to see time spent in the yoga studio pay off on the tennis or golf course! Private sessions are available, in addition to regular group classes.

meditating hands in yoga class


Walnut Cove's residents looking for a good sweat session often gravitate toward spinning classes. The music, advanced level of cardio and fun instructors make these classes some of the most popular at Walnut Cove's gym.

Spinning devotees also appreciate that they can determine their own intensity level to accommodate any injuries or other personal needs.

Senior taking spinning class

Personal trainers

The staff at The Cliffs at Walnut Cove Wellness Center realizes that Zumba and interval training classes aren’t for everyone. Some residents prefer a more tailored approach to their health and wellness through personal training.

The personal trainers at The Cliffs at Walnut Cove focus on keeping workouts fun and interesting, often taking advantage of the stunning natural scenery this private community offers outside the gym, and training members in popular exercises, like pilates.

Man lifting weights with trainer

Spa treatment

Wellness at Walnut Cove goes beyond fitness classes and weight machines. Their health center staff believes that an hour spent on the massage table can be just as beneficial to the body as an hour in the gym. Spa treatments include facials, massage, reiki, and more.

woman receiving a massage


The pool facilities at Walnut Cove cater to residents looking for a heart-pounding, yet joint-friendly workout, as well as those splashing around with the kids or grandkids. The Wellness Center is home to a heated indoor lap pool, an outdoor hot tub, and a Junior Olympic outdoor pool, which is the perfect setting for family-focused club events throughout the Summer.

people swimming


Western North Carolina is home to some of the most beautiful fishing spots in the entire country, and many of them lie right inside the gates at The Cliffs at Walnut Cove. Load up the family, swing by The Tavern for a picnic lunch, and head out for a day of catch and release fishing. Looking for something a bit more adventurous? Let the club staff set up a fly fishing experience with a local guide and visit the rivers, streams, and waterfalls just minutes from this private community.

bubbling forest creek in autumn


Walnut Cove features miles of hiking trails leading through wildflower fields, across creeks, and alongside waterfalls inside this gated community. Choose a vigorous hike on the Spring Head Trail or a more kid-friendly walk for an afternoon trading stories at your favorite fishing spot. There are highlights along the trails for hikers of all ages to enjoy, such as handcrafted bridges.

mountain forest in the spring

Walnut Cove has a complete set of amenities available to property owners who choose to become members of the onsite private club that is owned and operated by The Cliffs Clubs & Hospitality Group.