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Hidden Gems of Lake Norman

Davidson The Soda Shop A vintage restaurant to check out in the Davidson area is the Soda Shop. It opened in 1951 across from Davidson College and it has been a routine spot for students and others in the area. If you're looking for a nostalgic feel, check out this gem! Pickled Peach If you…

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Attractions Near Lake Norman

Lake Norman is considered one of the best places to live in North Carolina because of its location and ability to travel to all parts of the state and popular attractions with little travel time. For those looking for a view, The Biltmore Estate in Asheville and Queens Landing in Mooresville are…

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Your 24-Hour Guide to Latta Nature Preserve

Looking for a break from the city? Try out Latta Nature Preserve! With over 1,460 acres of land, Latta Nature Preserve is the largest nature preserve in Mecklenburg County and a great place to plan your next day trip! First opened in 1981, the Latta Nature Preserve spans across a peninsula into…

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Learn How to Wakeboard & Wakesurf in Lake Norman

If you have some spare time, take that opportunity to learn something new! That's exactly what we did with Ride LKN, a Wake and Surf school located in Mooresville. They offer wake and surf lessons along with private cruises, tubing, and kids summer camps. Having started in 2018, Ride LKN has grown…

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Lake Norman

While some people believe that this day is Mexico's Independence Day, it is actually not. May 5th, 1862 was the day the Mexican army defeated France in the Battle of Puebla. Cinco de Mayo is a day to commemorate Mexican culture and heritage and it is widely celebrated in the United States. For those…

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A Guide to Boat Rentals on Lake Norman

Around 100 million Americans go boating each year and it's a number that has significantly risen over the course of the past year. Lake Norman has plenty of lake for people to enjoy a boat ride. No boat? No problem. There are a variety of companies you can contact to rent a boat and jet ski. Some…

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Spending A Rainy Day Around Lake Norman

April showers bring May flowers indeed. Having rainy day blues? Don’t be discouraged, because even rainy days can be filled with fun and excitement. We listed our favorite activities to get you out of the house and make the best out of your day! Find a book to snuggle up with at Main Street Books We…

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9 RV Campgrounds Around the Lake

Hitting the road in an RV has turned into one of America's popular, yet practical way of traveling. The first documented cross country trip in an RV was in 1915 when the Conklin family departed New York to head to California, which ended up taking them two months to complete. Today, more than 46…

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Weather in Lake Norman

Lake Norman is a great visit year-round. Throughout the year there are four distinct seasons to expect when visiting Lake Norman. With plenty of water activities, shopping, golfing, and seasonal events in the area, this is the place to be. Whether you are planning a vacation or a permanent…

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Lake Norman Valentine's Ideas

Love is in the air! Valentine's Day this year might be a little different, but don't worry. We got you covered from the most romantic activities to some delicious foodie favorites to enjoy with your significant other. Breakfast Valentine's Day falls on a Sunday this year so what better way to start…

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