Experience Barkwells

You and your best friend are free to run, swim and play at Barkwells, where acres of fully fenced meadows and a pond provide lots of room to roam in a safe and secure environment. Whether you and your best friend want to run and play, swim or boat in the pond, have a picnic near the creek, enjoy a fire in the fire pit or your own fireplace, relax on the covered porch or bask in your private hot tub, Barkwells is designed to include your dog in the fun (except for the hot tub part).

Property Amenities

  • Onsite professional staff
  • Fully fenced property with 5-6 foot perimeter fence
  • Parking at your door
  • Verdant landscaping and gardens
  • Acres of fully fenced meadows to roam
  • Large pond with bass, brim, catfish
  • Beautiful views
  • Hammocks in season
  • In cabin massage therapy available


Asheville Area

  • Paddle boat
  • Large gathering porch at the office/barn
  • Commercial dog wash (hot water, shampoo and towels)
  • Picnic tables and buffet table
  • Campfire ring with firewood
  • McDowell creek frontage
  • Friendly goats: Cookie, Moonpie, BonBon & Cupcake

Brevard Area

  • Multiple waterfalls
  • Footbridge
  • Ass-tounding miniature donkeys: Princass Leia, Assley Judd & Neil DeGr”ass”e Tyson (the ass-trophysicist)
  • Resident dogs: Fisher (lab/border collie) & Baxter (Tibetan terrier mix)

Mills River (Asheville Area) Site Map