Lake Norman is located in Troutman NC is 10 miles South of Statesville and 32 miles north of Charlotte. Cities, towns and areas near: Charlotte, Statesville, Cornelius, Mooresville. Its Open year round.
Lake Norman is the largest man made lake in NC.
activities: boating, fishing, swimming, camping, picnic areas and hiking trails.
Duke Power State Park offers a Sandy beach, bathhouse, changing rooms, showers and toilets. There are Picnic grounds with grills, a family campground with 33 sites, a boat dock and Hiking trails.
Fish for Crappie, chaNel catfish, bluegill, yellow perch, striped largemouth and white bass, carp and shad.
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The area is a Water fowl refuge for bird watching. You can find the following birds in this locale: pine warblers, red tailed hawks, ospreys, Carolina chickadees, doves, bobwhites, mallard ducks, wood ducks and more. Wading birds: green backed herons, great egrets, great blue herons and more.