Directions

Directions from I-40 from Raleigh

Take exit 53 to 240 West towards downtown Asheville. Stay on 240 through town (you will pass the downtown area on your left). After downtown, you will cross the French Broad River via the Smokey Park Bridge. Stay in the 2 left lanes as you cross the bridge so that you can get on 19/23 South, also known as Patton Avenue. Once on Patton Avenue, you will cross Florida Avenue, then Louisiana Avenue. Get in the right lane and take the next right at the light on the New Leicester Hwy. There is an Ingles there on the right and a large sign that says "Leicester" directing you to turn right. Travel approximately 3 miles out the New Leicester Hwy and look for the Ingles on the right. There is a light there at the Ingles (just past the Ingles), turn right at that light on Mount Carmel Road. Our office is on the hill above the Ingles. Once you get on Mount Carmel Road, go straight through the first light and our building is on the right, you can't miss it, there is a large sign for the "WNC Regional Air Quality Agency".

Directions from I-40 from Tennessee

I40 to exit 44. At the end of the exit ramp, turn left at the red light onto Smokey Park Highway. Travel approximately 3.2 miles to the intersection of New Leicester Highway, also known as Highway 63. Turn left on Highway 63 in between the Ingles grocery store and the Exxon Station, there is a Kerr Drug on the right. Travel approximately 3 miles out, look for another Ingles store on the right, turn right at the Ingles on Mount Carmel Road. Go straight through the first light, we are the first building on the right, look for the large sign for the "WNC Regional Air Quality Agency".

Directions from I-26 from South Carolina

Merge onto I-240. Stay to the left and exit to 19/23 Business South (Patton Avenue). Once on Patton Avenue, you will travel approximately one mile and will pass through ~ four stop lights. You will then need to be in the far right lane to take the next right on to New Leicester Highway. There is a stop light and an Ingles grocery store on the right and a large sign that says "Leicester" directing you to turn right. Travel approximately 3 miles out New Leicester Hwy and look for another Ingles grocery store on the right. There is a stop light at the Ingles. Turn right at that light onto Mount Carmel Road. Go through the first stop light, and the Agency is located in the first office building on the right. Look for the large sign for the "WNC Regional Air Quality Agency."

Directions from I-26 from Tennessee

As you enter Asheville on I-26, you will come to an intersection just north of downtown. Follow the signs for I-26 and I-240 West. You will begin to cross the French Broad River via the Smokey Park Highway. Move into one of the 2 far left lanes as you cross the bridge so that you can get on 19/23 South, also known as Patton Avenue. Once on Patton Avenue, you will cross Florida Avenue, then Louisiana Avenue. Get in the right lane and take the next right at the light on the New Leicester Hwy. There is an Ingles there on the right and a large sign that says "Leicester" directing you to turn right. Travel approximately 3 miles out the New Leicester Hwy and look for another Ingles on the right. There is a light there at the Ingles, turn right at that light on Mount Carmel Road. Our office is on the hill above the Ingles. Once you get on Mount Carmel Road, go straight through the first light and our building is on the right, you can't miss it, there is a large sign for the "WNC Regional Air Quality Agency".