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“jetton park”(10 reviews)
“state park”(9 reviews)
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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. Enjoy living here or vacationing here.
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Lake Norman State Park, Charlotte, NC 28031
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+1 704-380-1213
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a hot summer day here and still had a great time hiking! We love checking out new hiking trails and parks in the area and it is fantastic to find such well-maintained free state parks to take our dog. It was a fun...More

Thank Kaitlin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well I have only seen parts of Lake Norman State Park but if it is anything like Lake Norman, it must be magnificent. Lake Norman has these restaurants that you can drive up to with your boat. How cool is that? Also it has many...More

Thank dbbmyrs
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a beautiful lake. Deep water. Great Boating! Many, many coves and other anchorage points. Fun!

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We had such an enjoyable experience at. Port City Club Restaurant. It's a relaxing atmosphere where boaters are able to dock and enjoy a meal, or sit in the sand created lounge area from r drinks. The menu offers sandwiches or meals, all reasonably priced....More

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Steve L, Owner at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

I am glad you enjoyed the lake and our wonderful area. If you have any questions just ask us... We can help you with anything you need.

Reviewed 1 August 2018

A really great peaceful lake located just outside of Charlotte. I was very surprised by the scenery and overall beauty of the Lake. It was my first time there. It was very safe and nice lifeguards on duty. The Lake was not dirty and was...More

Thank KL C
Steve L, Owner at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

I am glad you enjoyed the lake and our wonderful area. If you have any questions just ask us... We can help you with anything you need.

Reviewed 23 July 2018

I went there for a meeting. It was a gorgeous venue. The shelter we used was fully appointed - meaning it was enclosed, had tables, electricity and restrooms. It is a park and a lake. I did not go boating so I can't speak on...More

Thank dtm548
Steve L, Owner at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

I am glad you enjoyed the lake and our wonderful area. If you have any questions just ask us... We can help you with anything you need.

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

When the family needs a lake day, our lake if choice is Lake Norman. It is the largest lake in the area. It is great fir swimming, tubing, knee or wake boarding, wake surfing, etc. The lake has several restaurants on the lake and has...More

1  Thank Michelle G
Steve L, Owner at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

I am glad you enjoyed the lake and our wonderful area. If you have any questions just ask us... We can help you with anything you need.

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Lake Norman has so much fun in one place, from wedding venue, to dinner and cruise, to jazz concerts and drinks, to everyone’s favorite boating and fishing, don’t worry if you are from out of town you can enjoy rentals of boats and jet ski....More

Thank T5852AG-Dennis
Steve L, Owner at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

I am glad you enjoyed the lake and our wonderful area. If you have any questions just ask us... We can help you with anything you need.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

I have been there with a friend to ride our bikes and share a picnic more than once. it is delightful in good weather.

Thank _viviancarol
Steve L, Director of Sales at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

It is great to see people enjoying this wonder lake

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

This is a must see if you are in North Carolina!!! Absolutely Beautiful!!! Great walking trail! Very relaxing!

1  Thank types4u
Steve L, Owner at Lake Norman North Carolina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

I am glad you enjoyed the lake and our wonderful area. If you have any questions just ask us... We can help you with anything you need.

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jsm111446
31 August 2018|
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Response from David V | Reviewed this property |
As with anywhere, the weather varies quite a bit. Yes restaurants and stores are open.
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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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