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561 Piercy Road
Green Mountain, NC 28740

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Driving Directions to Equinection, an Equine Facilitated Learning (EFL) Center

CAUTION: Do Not Use MapQuest or any GPS to determine your route to Equinection. It is likely that you will be guided to another part of the galaxy. The names of our roads have changed and technology has not been able to keep up with the changes. Use MapQuest, etc. to find your way to Burnsville, NC, then follow the directions below to find Equinection. Google Maps now has our correct location and address.

Although the mileage might seem minimal, the roads are winding and sometimes the drive can be slow. Give yourself at least 60 minutes from Asheville to Equinection. We are looking forward to your arrival!

From Asheville, Johnson City, Knoxville, Atlanta and points West of Burnsville: From Interstate 26

Take 19/23, 26 North toward Weaverville. Proceed to Exit 9 to Burnsville (Hwy 19E). Drive 13.7 miles (15-20 min) on 19E.


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Turn LEFT at the second traffic light onto Jack’s Creek Road, which is 1/10 of a mile past the BP gas station on the right.

Reset your odometer and drive 7.5 miles (15-20 min) on Jack’s Creek.

 


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Turn LEFT on Sweetwater Road (If you get to Peterson Branch Road, you have gone one road too far on Jack’s Creek.)

Go 3/10 of a mile on Sweetwater Road.


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Turn RIGHT on Piercy Rd. You will see the Equinection sign on your right.

Piercy Road ends on Equinection property.


IMG_4546_webDrive up the hill to the barn. Our office is in the barn, with the entrance facing the parking area.


For Directions to our Guesthouse, follow the directions to the farm. Cabin Hill Road is the 1st left-hand turn just before you get to Sweetwater Road. Cabin Hill Road is approximately 1/2 mile from Sweetwater Road.


 

From Charlotte, Spruce Pine, Hickory and points East of Burnsville:

Just as you enter Burnsville on 19E, you will come to a traffic light. On the right side is the United Community Bank. Turn RIGHT at this light onto NC 197 North (toward Bakersville/Red Hill). Go 3.9 miles (5-8 min. you will drive over a mountain and back into a valley).


Turn LEFT on Clearmont School Rd. (The street sign is on the hillside to your right and the turn is just after the entrance to the Yancey County Convenience Center. There is a left-hand turn only lane). Clearmont School Rd. makes a “T” into Jack’s Creek Rd. (1.1 mile, 3 min).

Turn RIGHT on Jack’s Creek Rd. Go 8/10 mile (2-3 min).


Sweetwater200webTurn LEFT on Sweetwater Rd. and go 3/10 mile.


Equinection_sign200webYou will see the Equinection sign on your right.

Turn RIGHT on Piercy Rd. Piercy Road ends on Equinection property.


IMG_4546_webDrive up the hill to the barn. Our office is in the barn, with the entrance facing the parking area.


For Directions to our Guesthouse, follow the directions to the farm. Cabin Hill Road is the 1st left-hand turn just before you get to Sweetwater Road. Cabin Hill Road is approximately 1/2 mile from Sweetwater Road.