Lake James State Park, Nebo

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Lake James State Park is a North Carolina state park in Burke and McDowell Counties, North Carolina in the United States. Located near Nebo, North Carolina, it covers 3,743 acres (15.15 km2) and borders 6,510-acre (26 km2) Lake James.

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  • Had a little family visit to the lake on a Saturday afternoon. Walked a short trail along the water and enjoyed the view. Lots of folks in the water and fishing along the shoreline. 
    Had a little family visit to the lake on a Saturday afternoon. Walked a short trail along the water and enjoyed the view. Lots of folks in the water and fishing along the shoreline.  more »
  • Monday’s the park is being cleaned up after a busy weekend (another COVID effect) and doesn’t have a crowd. Facing the info/gift store building, on right is a short scenic trail (sloped), this has a.....  more
    Monday’s the park is being cleaned up after a busy weekend (another COVID effect) and doesn’t have a crowd. Facing the info/gift store building, on right is a short scenic trail (sloped), this has a.....  more »
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  • Nice place, so bad the swimming area is closed.
  • We went there for the mountain biking and stuck around for some of the scenic views. The trails were properly tough but super well maintained! Everywhere we went was picturesque and super clean. We will absolutely go back!

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