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Lake Norman State Park

159 Inland Sea Dr, Troutman, NC 28166-7631
+1 704-528-6350
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Great Park So Close to Home!

What a great State Park so close to home (Davidson). Had a blast camping in the very nice and well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ctraveler04
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Huntersville, North Carolina
via mobile
Well Maintained Park

We visited this park to take advantage of the walking trails. The long one is 5 miles, and the... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Gmittens
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Limassol, Cyprus
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159 Inland Sea Dr, Troutman, NC 28166-7631
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+1 704-528-6350
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great State Park so close to home (Davidson). Had a blast camping in the very nice and well maintained camping loop and very much enjoyed hiking. The Lake Shore Trail is a beautiful trail you can access almost right from your tent site....More

Thank ctraveler04
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We visited this park to take advantage of the walking trails. The long one is 5 miles, and the shorter one is 2.5 miles. Both trails are well maintained and signposted, and the lake is in view most of the time. There are clean restrooms...More

Thank Gmittens
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We just came for a short hike and we were not disappointed. The largest trail is closed but we took a shorter trail and really enjoyed the views of the lake, the beautiful nature and interactive information. The visitor center is nice and modern with...More

Thank IMHO2
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Went hiking at the state park while visiting North Carolina and there is a lot to offer here (Ie Hiking, Biking, Camping, Fishing, Kayaking, etc). There were several hiking trails and the trails were marked well and offer views of the lake. Stopped at their...More

Thank Off-2-seeTheWizard
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent park to Hike, Run, Camp and swim! Awesome trails with beautiful scenery. My daughter and her husband run there every time they visit!

Thank Debbie M
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We have gone here multiple times to enjoy the many trails and cheap canoes and kayaks. We also have fun and it a dog friendly place. Always a good place to spend a Saturday or Sunday. This place is well taken care of and is...More

1  Thank Jimmy H
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This park has something for everyone. We personally like the lake shore trail which is either 3.1 miles or 6 miles with some ups and downs. Good vistas of the lake. Their are also done Mountain bike trails at the Beginning of the park. They...More

Thank bsorge
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The park is generally quiet and very peaceful. There are great walking trails that can take you alongside Lake Norman. Also a couple of nice swimming areas and a boat launch. The roadway is a little narrow for biking but there are wonderful trails for...More

Thank jim1231
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

There are a lot of facilities at this park. Many trails for hiking and biking with pretty views. Paddle boats to rent. The park stations is really nice and has rocking chairs overlooking the lake. We had a wonderful hike through the woods at the...More

Thank HG30
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful state park with plenty of hiking trails and other outdoor activities. There is a 5 miles trail that borders the lake that is especially beautiful.

Thank dmsimpso2002
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nelleFlorida
2 April 2016|
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Response from anne34657 | Reviewed this property |
Afraid I can't answer this as we were staying with friends. However, it isn't that far off I 77 so any of the exits would have something.
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