Canoeing

  • Lake James Pagoda- Lake and Mountain Views- Easy Walk to Private Dock W/ Boat Slip

    Lake James Pagoda- Lake and Mountain Views- Easy Walk to Private Dock W/ Boat Slip

    Relax–Zen inspired getaway just steps from Lake James. This home has everything you need to unwind and enjoy all that Lake James has to offer. A peaceful courtyard welcomes you at the entrance.

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  • North Carolina Birding Trail

    North Carolina Birding Trail

    The N.C. Birding Trail has 4 specific viewing sites in Burke County: Lake James State Park, South Mountain State Park, Catawba River Greenway Trail, and the South Mountain Game Lands.

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  • CBS Sports

    CBS Sports

    CBS Sports has the gear you need from the top name brands and the best prices around.

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  • Pisgah National Forest

    Pisgah National Forest

    The boundaries of the Pisgah National Forest cover almost a third of Burke County and includes Linville Gorge.

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  • Lake James State Park

    Lake James State Park

    Just 20 minutes from Downtown Morganton on NC Hwy 126 is the main entrance of the Lake James State Park. Tucked away in rolling hills at the base of Linville Gorge, Lake James includes 6,510 surface

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  • Lake James

    Lake James

    At the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains not far from the charming towns of Morganton and Marion in Western North Carolina lies Lake James, a pristine lake fed by three rivers. Surrounded by ancient

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  • Catawba River

    Catawba River

    The Catawba River originates in the mountains of North Carolina and flows from Lake James through Burke County winding in and out of Glen Alpine, Morganton and Valdese as it makes its way to Lake

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