River Landing at Sandy Ridge

1575 John Knox Drive

Colfax, NC, 27235

(336) 668-4900

River Landing at Sandy Ridge, the best days of your life begin here.

Nestled on 150 beautiful acres of North Carolina’s rolling woodlands, River Landing offers its residents the very best in retirement living. Enjoy the picturesque outdoors with its par 36 9-hole golf course, tennis court, putting green, croquet lawn and numerous walking trails. Or, relax fishing in one of our fully-stocked ponds.

The heart of community life at River Landing is the clubhouse with its elegant dining room, 50’s-themed café, a luxurious indoor pool, and a fully-equipped fitness and exercise studio. Residents enjoy an array of activities with friends every day. Line dancing, yoga, Tai Chi and water aerobics are just a few of the many activities you can enjoy with your neighbors. Convenient to the Piedmont-Triad airport, River Landing is easily accessible for personal travel or for family and friends to visit. With its prime location, residents of River Landing enjoy quick access to the Triad’s culture and history, the very best medical care, and all the major attractions of High Point, Greensboro and Winston-Salem.

When you visit River Landing at Sandy Ridge, you will discover a lifestyle that has a single, simple goal—your personal freedom and independence. Freedom to choose the way you live and, if you desire, to change the way you live. You will experience a world of options that include all of life’s choices—from carefree amenities to attentive healthcare. We like to think of it as all the independence you desire with assistance when needed. Our goal is for you to enjoy the very best life has to offer without the worries of home maintenance or upkeep. And should yours or your loved one’s health deserve attention, we’re there to provide the very best care and support.

Those moving to River Landing value their independence and know what they want from a continuing care retirement community. They care about facts, not fantasy. First, they enjoy room to breathe – 154 acres of rolling woodlands and a full length 9-hole golf course winding among spacious apartment and cottage homes. Second, they experience the total comfort of being protected and secure with a 24-hour staff and an emergency response system in each home. Third, they value the full array of amenities and services – from recreational to social to personal. And if necessary, they know the very best healthcare choices are theirs.

The Presbyterian Homes, Inc. and River Landing believe that being well involves more than physical strength or lack of disease, and it goes beyond diet and exercise. Total wellness involves a variety of principles that, when combined, result in a happier and more fulfilling life.

This concept motivated The Presbyterian Homes, Inc. (PHI) to develop a multi-faceted approach to obtaining complete wellness, which is exclusive to the residents of the three PHI communities. Our enCompass© program encourages participants to find balance in the eight dimensions of wellness: nutritional, intellectual, physical, spiritual, social, environmental, community outreach and safety. Presentations and activities are offered in all eight areas of our enCompass program to provide residents with exciting choices. Under the direction of our Wellness Director, residents of River Landing are encouraged to embark upon an individualized fitness program that addresses their specific needs and abilities.

As part of the enCompass program, River Landing provides our residents a state-of-the-art fitness center. This fitness center is divided into three distinct areas.

Aquatic Center
This area contains a heated indoor pool, a sauna, and a hot tub. The Wellness Director offers many activities in which our residents can participate including:

Many of the amenities and services you’ll enjoy are:

  • An comprehensive Wellness Center
  • A state-of-the-art Fitness Studio
  • An Aquatic Center with resort-style indoor pool and whirlpool tub
  • A fully-equipped weight room
  • A choice of dining venues including: Fine dining, 50’s café, and Private dining
  • A par 36 9-hole golf course
  • A practice putting green
  • A tennis court
  • A croquet lawn
  • Fishing ponds
  • Walking trails
  • A library
  • A full-service bank
  • A post office
  • A gift shop and convenience store
  • A woodworking shop
  • A computer lab
  • An Arts & Craft studio
  • A hair salon and barber shop
  • A billiards room
  • A medical clinic