From Black Mountain, take NC 9 South approx. 6 miles just past the Straightaway Caf. Left onto Mt. Hebron/Crooked Creek Road. Then 1.5 mile to Creston entrance. Follow Creston Drive through gate all the way up to the property. Note that Mt. Hebron/Crooked Creek has a 2,000' section of unpaved, but level and well maintained county road.