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20th Annual Lighted Boat Parad...

Open to the public! Concessions and hot beverages will be served. Concessions open at 5pm, Santa arrives by fireboat at 6pm, boat parade...more


Huntersville Half Marathon & H...

See link for race details and to register.  Every Huntersville Half Marathon finisher will receive a finishers medal. ...more


18th Annual Charlotte Asian Fe...

The Annual Charlotte Asian Festival is an annual family-oriented event for the Asian and non-Asian community in and around...more

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Fishing & Fishing Guides

Photo Courtesy of Captain Gus Gustafson

Your prize catch awaits you in Lake Norman. Anglers come to Lake Norman from around the world for their chance at a record-winning catfish, crappie, largemouth bass, striped bass, and yellow and white perch. Visit Lake Norman hosts several nationalBoy with Small Mouth BassChild Caught New Stripper Bass Hybrid fishing tournaments annually, a testament to the fishing opportunities available here. The fish bite all year round, if you are willing to brave the Southern winter chill or a mild spring day to drop your line, you might catch a whopper! Early summer brings peak fishing with warmer temperatures and the possibility to catch the lake's other resident fish. You never know, you might find Normie on the end of your line!   

"Catch and release" fishing methods are encouraged on Lake Norman. Photos Courtesy of Visit Lake Norman


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Duke Energy's EnergyExplorium
  • 13339 Hagers Ferry Road
  • Huntersville, NC 28078
  • (704) 875-5600

The Energy Explorium offers hands-on energy exhibits, a Lake Norman movie, outdoor ...more

Fish On! Lake Norman Fishing Guide Services
  • PO Box 1623
  • Denver, NC 28037
  • (704) 996-0946

Capt. Craig Price is a fully insured, USCG master rated captain with over 40 years ...more

Fishers of Men Guide Service
  • Lake Norman
  • Maiden, NC 28650
  • (828) 461-2007

Fishers of Men Guide Service specializes in family friendly guided fishing trips for ...more

Fishing with Gus and the Fishin' Pros
  • 7815 Lucy Lane
  • Sherrills Ford, NC 28673
  • (704) 617-6812

Huffys Guide Service
  • 1580 River Highway
  • Mooresville, NC 28117
  • (980) 522-1027

I run a fishing guide business mainly looking to catch stripers and crappie on Lake ...more

Lake Norman Community Sailing
  • 15901 NC 73 Highway
  • Huntersville, NC 28078
  • (704) 947-7245

Lake Norman Community Sailing is a non-profit organization committed to making ...more

Latta Plantation Nature Center and Preserve
  • 6211 Sample Road
  • Huntersville, NC 28078
  • (704) 875-1391

The natural place to be! Amenities include a Nature Center, full-service Equestrian ...more

Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation
  • 5841 Brookshire Boulevard
  • Charlotte, NC 28216
  • (704) 432-5715

Ty Mathis Fishing Guide Service
  • 5317 East Maiden Road
  • Maiden, NC 28650
  • (828) 308-7755

Ty specializes in striped bass, but also catches large-mouth fish, white perch, and ...more