Prison directory

Buncombe County
State Prison

NCDPS - Craggy Correctional Center is classed as a medium security facility. It has a strengthened perimeter fence and electronic detection systems to ensure inmates stay within the facility. To help inmates prepare themselves to rejoin the wider community, NCDPS - Craggy Correctional Center offers a wide range of work and treatment programs.

Facility Details

2992 Riverside Drive
Asheville , NC 28804
Days and Hours are as follows: Sunday 8:30 - 10:30 a.m.; 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.; and 3 – 5 p.m. The above Visitation time schedules rotate based the inmates' last name. Inmates are provided a visitation schedule which shows the day and time their visit takes place. They are responsible for advising their visitors of the day and times for their scheduled visits. If visitors are not sure of the day or time for their visit they are encouraged to call before coming. Special visits and non-contact visiting is by appointment only. Visitors need to call (828) 645-5315 ext: 225 in order to schedule special visits.