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Lake Norman North Carolina

Lake Norman State Park, Charlotte, NC 28078
+1 704-380-1213
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Lake Norman

wonderful time spent, there was great fishing available and the people we met were gracious and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sara Cathy G
Pontoon boat ride

We were fortunate enough to enjoy a private pontoon boat ride provided by friends on beautiful Lake... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Barb C
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Uniontown, Ohio
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The largest man-made lake located outside of Charlotte that offers golfing, fishing and boating, with over 500 miles of shoreline and islands you can pull up to and picnic.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“jetton park” (10 reviews)
“man made lake” (10 reviews)
“state park” (9 reviews)
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Lake Norman State Park, Charlotte, NC 28078
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderful time spent, there was great fishing available and the people we met were gracious and friendly

Thank Sara Cathy G
Steve L, Owner at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so glad you had a great time. Even this time of year you will always see people fishing on the lake......If you ever looking to buy a home on the lake or surrounding area just let me know.....

Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were fortunate enough to enjoy a private pontoon boat ride provided by friends on beautiful Lake Norman. Gorgeous scenery, lovely homes (some spectacular), water like glass (we were lucky).

Thank Barb C
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We liked the lake and even watched some folks on personal water crafts inspite of the cold. Liked it alot.

Thank jim w
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Nice place to chill or go mountain biking, trail walking, or swim. Easy access from Northern part of the lake.

Thank meadorkarla
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have been boating, hiking, and cooking out here. The lake is beautiful and scenic. Great fun for the family and has lots to offer for a day trip. Worth the visit.

Thank David B
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Very good for boating. Water is decently clean and clear and is a go to place during this areas hot spells.

Thank bsorge
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Lake Norman State Park is super pretty and offers a lot of activities. They have over 30 miles of hiking and biking trails and you can rent different types of boats (canoes, kayaks, pedal boats, etc) to take out on the lake. My only complaint...More

1  Thank Joni E
Reviewed 24 July 2017

A really beautiful lake with dozens of quiet, isolated coves. This is a regional treasure that I was happy to discover as an out-of-stater.

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Coming from Florida, it was nice and reminiscing to just sit by the lake and take in the views. Miss the beach but this will do

Thank Margarita A
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Stunning lake with idyllic residential properties dotted around. All very tastefully put together providing spacious classy accommodations. So quiet and tranquil. Weather is gorgeous as are the people. A good spot for lunch is The Peninsula Yacht Club but you need to be with a...More

Thank Douglas R
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Steve M
6 July 2017|
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Response from LiliT0URS | Reviewed this property |
You can rent boats at Morning Star in Cornelius.
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CarlPecc
14 March 2017|
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Response from Janice B | Reviewed this property |
Try Airbnb or VRBO if you are looking to rent a house. If you specifically want something right on the water make sure and specify that in your search. Good luck, and enjoy! It's a beautiful place!
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lauradonny
22 August 2016|
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Response from Mengerrie | Reviewed this property |
There are no trains or other public transportation from Charlotte to the Lake. It's about 20 miles. You would need to rent a car for flexibility.
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