Natural resources bolster Henderson County’s economy
Outdoor pursuits have become a huge economic driver for communities large and small around the country. Henderson County and Western North Carolina draw people looking to get outdoors and experience mother nature at her best by hitting the trail for a day of biking or hiking on a greenway or trail.
Greenways provide opportunities for multi-use activities such as walking, bicycling, horseback riding and other forms of recreation or even for transportation. The economic benefits of greenways can be quite substantial ranging from stimulating tourism and recreation-related spending. They increase the natural beauty of communities and have shown to bolster property values and make nearby properties more desirable for resale…..