Riverwood is a family and nature-oriented neighborhood located less than ten minutes from downtown Clayton. Residents can access the Golf & Athletic Club that has 45 holes, indoor and outdoor pools with water slides and child-only areas, state-of-the-art fitness equipment, and even daycare facilities. There are also bike trails and walking trails along the neighborhood.
Down the street is the Village Shops where residents can some restaurants and specialty shops. There is an elementary school and middle school just a few minutes away, and the Neuse River is adjacent to the neighborhood, allowing resident more recreational opportunities, such as hiking along the Capital Area Greenway. Downtown Raleigh is less than thirty minutes away, with Knightdale and Garner being less than twenty.