The Zen River Journal

Get the scoop on our river,
our town and all things Zen.

8 Things to Bring With You on Your Float

8 Things to Bring With You on Your Float

There’s no better way to relax this summer than to spend time floating down the French Broad River. We do want you to be prepared, […]

Asheville Festivals & Music

Asheville Festivals & Music

The Asheville Music Festival scene is thriving here in Asheville! There’s nothing better than strolling through Asheville’s downtown streets during festival season. Watching the sun […]

Asheville River Tubing: Plants and Wildlife You’ll See On Your Float

Asheville River Tubing: Plants and Wildlife You’ll See On Your Float

Did you know that the French Broad River is the third oldest river in the world? The French Broad has witnessed the age of the […]

10 Casual Asheville Restaurants For Your Post-Tubing Appetite

10 Casual Asheville Restaurants For Your Post-Tubing Appetite

A day on the river can really work up your appetite!  With food on your mind and sand in your shoes, you need tasty casual […]

Camping In Asheville

Camping In Asheville

Asheville has mastered the art of outdoor adventure. But who doesn’t love putting their feet up by a campfire and roasting marshmallows? Here’s a list […]

10 Things To Do In Asheville This Summer

10 Things To Do In Asheville This Summer

Mountain Biking-Bent Creek Bent Creek Experimental Forest is home to a collection of trails for mountain bikers of all skill sets.  Zip through these Pisgah […]