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Visit Lake Norman

19900 W Catawba Ave Ste 102, Cornelius, NC 28031-4033
+1 704-987-3300
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We love Lake Norman. Whether you are out on a boat or just hanging out with friends you cannot go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brian D
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Asheville, North Carolina
I Live Here! Heaven!

I am fortunate enough to live on this beautiful lake with 500 miles of shore line. Just North of... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Adele B
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As a destination marketing organization for Lake Norman and the three towns of Cornelius, Davidson, and Huntersville, Visit Lake Norman's primary objective is to promote and market our three towns and Lake Norman as a tourist destination. We also represent and support the interests of local tourism industry and promote public awareness of the importance of tourism. We are funded by a portion of the room occupancy tax and restaurant food tax. Stop by our Visitor Center to receive visitor information on hotels, restaurants, attractions and other things to do in our area. We are eager to help you in any way.
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19900 W Catawba Ave Ste 102, Cornelius, NC 28031-4033
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+1 704-987-3300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love Lake Norman. Whether you are out on a boat or just hanging out with friends you cannot go wrong with a day here!

Thank Brian D
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I am fortunate enough to live on this beautiful lake with 500 miles of shore line. Just North of Charlotte, is Cornelius ... my home. I love my lake! Water-sports, shopping, restaurants, and close to all Charlotte attractions, this bustling community had so much to...More

Thank Adele B
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

A good place to get information about the Cornelius/Huntersville/Davidson/Lake Norman area. They have guides, maps and brochures similar to what you would expect at a visitor center. There was also a section with guides and brochures for other NC/Sc cities of interest to tourists, such...More

1  Thank GoLeafs85
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VisitLakeNorman, Manager at Visit Lake Norman, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you for visiting our visitor center and hope you had a pleasant trip during your stay in the Lake Norman area. We are always looking for ways to improve and wish it was a 5 star experience. Do not hesitate to let us know...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This was the first time on Lake Norman to fish. We were able to get a guide on short notice his name was Captain Craig. We really enjoyed the morning. The lake is beautiful!

Thank carlasQ8985OT
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Love the lake... Fun with friends on the lake boating all over the lower end. So many coves to pull in and have a great time. We spent five hours on the lake and nothing but FUN......

Thank Jim H
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Lake Norman is a large lake with alot to do. It has multiple parks with lake assess. There is boat rentals and clubs for families to enjoy. The area around the lake has plenty of restaurants and shopping. And if you like golf there's plenty...More

Thank Kevin W
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Some of my family lives near Lake Norman outside of Charlotte, NC. Lake Norman is the largest man made lake in the country. We rented a small pontoon boat and spent the day boating around and swimming in this beautiful, quiet spot. I believe you...More

Thank Copperman1
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VisitLakeNorman, Manager at Visit Lake Norman, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

We are so happy to hear you had a great time in Lake Norman. There are boat clubs as well as marinas that offer half/full day boat rentals. Also Jetton Park is a beautiful waterfront park in Cornelius which is minutes from Davidson. We hope...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

No matter how you cut it. Beautiful, sunny, calm lake waters, numerous inlets to explore, many with port side dining opportunities. Boatside fishing and 95 degree temp swimming, floating or soaking. Boating, skiing, tubing, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding to name a few. Jump on in,...More

Thank Bruce B
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

I have taken a cruise around the lake, and the homes are just beautiful. The leaves in the fall are breath taking. Fisherman love this lake; so if you are in the area, I suggest if you don't have your own boat that you will...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We loved Lake Norman! We visit here every year. Sunsets on Lake Norman are so romantic. It is a great place for everyone. Plenty of varied food attractions around the lake.

Thank Don B
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Materialgrl
8 February 2018|
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Response from VisitLakeNorman | Property representative |
Ramsey Creek (18441 Nantz Road, Cornelius, NC) has a public swimming beach that is open daily from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend from 10am to 7:30pm. Jetton Park (19000 Jetton Road, Cornelius, NC) another... More
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4 September 2017|
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Response from Ken N | Reviewed this property |
I spent a week in August in a condo at Vineyard Point Marina and Tennis Resort, with tickets to the PGA Championship outside Charlotte. Our group was surprised to find that Lake Norman, despite its size, is not your typical... More
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