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If you’re coming from the West:
Most people will approach Rockmont from the Asheville side. It is best to take I-40 and exit at Swannanoa, Exit 59. A left turn will take you to US 70; turn right toward Swannanoa/Black Mountain. Turn left at the first traffic light in Swannanoa to cross a bridge, then right on Old US 70. It is 1.9 miles to Lake Eden Road, where you turn left at the traffic light. 1.5 miles after you turn left onto Lake Eden Road you will see Rockmont’s front gate on the left.
If you’re coming from the East:
If you are approaching Rockmont from the Hickory/Black Mountain side, you will follow I-40 and take the first Black Mountain exit (#65). It runs into US 70, which takes you through Black Mountain and four traffic lights. You will soon pass two motels on the right. At the next traffic light (Ice Service Store), turn right. Go to the stop sign and turn left onto Old US 70. Follow Old US 70 for 1.3 miles, then turn right onto Lake Eden Road at the second traffic light. Rockmont is 1.5 miles up Lake Eden Road.