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Experience Lake Norman

Experience Lake Norman

Experience Lake Norman will engage your senses with memorable, hands-on experiences. See all the customized activities & tours to enjoy in LKN! more

Places to Stay

Places to Stay

Cornelius, Davidson, & Huntersville have plenty of great brands to choose from, whether staying for business or pleasure. Check out the special offers page for Lake Norman HOTEL DEALS!

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Welcome to Lake Norman

Cornelius, Davidson, and Huntersville, NC

Nestled on the banks of beautiful Lake Norman are the towns of Cornelius, Davidson, and Huntersville. These charming towns bring you adventures of all shapes and sizes including animal encounters, living history, upscale shopping, NASCAR, fishing and of course, plenty of water play! Located only 15 miles from uptown Charlotte, Lake Norman is THE place for fun in the sun - and Visit Lake Norman is your ultimate resource!

Created in 1963 by Duke Energy, Lake Norman is 34 miles long with 520 miles of shoreline and offers numerous attractions to explore. The Lake Norman area offers a mild, four-season climate making it perfect for year-round adventures! Click for current water temperature.

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FISHING Fun

FISHING Fun

Lake Norman is known on the professional fishing circuits as one of the top five best bass fisheries. Come out and catch your best on your own boat, on a chartered fishing expedition or in an upcoming tournament!  more

We are now selling OAKLEY

We are now selling OAKLEY

Oakley merchandise is now being sold in our Visitor Center! Swing by! We're sure you'll love the discounted prices! more

HOT Hotel Deals!!

HOT Hotel Deals!!

Don't miss some fun and fantastic packages and special offers from Lake Norman hotels! more

We Love Birds of Prey!

We Love Birds of Prey!

Bald Eagles, Harry Potter's Owls, Vulture feedings and so much more! One awesome animal adventure!! more

Rural Hill Maze

Rural Hill Maze

Rural Hill's Amazing Maize Maze, which kicks off Sept. 12 and is held every Friday-Sunday through Nov. 2  more

September Calendar of Events!

September Calendar of Events!

Need fun stuff to do? Download a printable copy of this month's events more

Planning a wedding?

Planning a wedding?

Visit Lake Norman has your wedding planning needs covered! We help with special rates on hotel rooms for your guests. more

Chill Out

Chill Out

Hot weather is in! Get a coozie wrapped around that cold drink! 

Completely Engaging!

Completely Engaging!

Planning a wedding? You have picked the perfect destination, and we can help! more

Plan your trip easily with suggested itineraries or make customized days of play with Trip Builder!!

Blazing sunsets, awesome sports action, boats cruising along aqua waters, and beautiful blue skies make Lake Norman an incredibly scenic destination. For a full photo gallery of Lake Norman's landscapes, attractions, events, and more check out Visit Lake Norman's photo gallery, watch our videos, and visit us on Facebook and Pinterest!

  

Love our area? Help promote it with VLN!Volunteers

We are seeking energetic, friendly, dependable volunteers. If you are people-oriented and interested in being an Ambassador to the community, the Visit Lake Norman Visitor Center is the place for you! Learn More

 

 

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Get Your FREE Visitors Guide

 
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Events

September
12
November
2

Amazing Maize Maze

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September
20
September
20

12th Annual Wake-the-Lake Wake...

Wake the Lake, Sept. 20th, 2014, 9am- Dark, Rain or Shine. Hosted by IcyWakes Surf Shop, Sponsors and Volunteers. Please come join us for...more


September
20
September
21

Little Mountain Fall Record Sl...

One of the finest slalom water ski sites in the world is a small, little known lake northwest of Lake Norman. Little Mountain Lake is...more