Swain Riverfront Expanded Public Recreational Access Project

Community Services of Swain, Inc., Bryson City, NC

The goal of this project is to expand public use and access to waterways in the rural Swain County area through new river front access and user opportunities including a fishing, canoe, kayak, tubing, etc. access as well as other recreational/public usages.

Counties Impacted:

  • Swain County

‚ÄčThese public access areas will help promote the use of our river resources for recreation and education which in turn will increase the awareness of how important the health of the waterways is for all our generations and their responsibility to be good stewards

- Ken Mills, Execuitve Director


The Water Resource Fund from Duke Energy is a multiyear, $10 million commitment to protect and restore waterways in the Carolinas and neighboring states. Learn more about the projects we’ve supported, and how you can get involved.