"Riverbend Retreat" is a contemporary log cabin minutes away from lakeside/ riverside dining, town and grocery store. Yet situated in mountain privacy! Best of both worlds. Located within the private, gated, mountain community of Riverbend. Enjoy swinging on the front porch log swing and watching the deer and sometimes turkeys. Quiet and peaceful with hiking places right out of the front door. Think: RELAX. Access to private lake , beach and Broad River ( great for tubing or playing in the small rapids).Minutes away from beach at Lake Lure with children's water slide/ play area and Chimney Rock Village. Riverbend boasts over 3500 acres of pristine mountain beauty. With two private lakes, a beautiful beach, a dock for fishing, an old fashioned swimming hole, private access to the rushing Broad River with waterfall. Also a pavilion overlooking Mirror Lake with barbecue pits, rocking chairs and picnic tables surrounded by beautiful mountain views and abundant wildlife. Riverbend also offers great hiking, nature trail and tubing areas. Pets Welcome.