North Carolina Lakes Featured in Famous Movies

Lights, camera, action! The beautiful Tar Heel State has been the backdrop for many famous movies and TV shows with our rolling mountains, scenic cities and beautiful North Carolina coast. North Carolina’s lovely lakes and waterfalls have also appeared in some films that you may have in your movie collection.…
Date posted: Jun-04-2018 Continue Reading

Show off your #SummerAtWestport on Lake Norman

Can anyone tell us what’s better than a boat day out on Lake Norman during the summer? But if you didn’t put any pictures on social media... did it really even happen? The answer is no… no, it didn’t! We want to see those amazing, fun-filled Lake Norman pictures while…
Date posted: May-18-2018 Continue Reading

5 Items You May Forget to Pack While Boating On Lake Norman

You have your bags packed for a great day out on Lake Norman, but then you’re out on the water and you remember that one thing you forgot to bring. “We all remember food, drinks and sunscreen, but there are some key items that may slip people’s minds until it’s…
Date posted: Apr-16-2018 Continue Reading

Towns Under the Waters of Lake Norman

Prior to the actual building of the lake we all enjoy today, Lake Norman, there were actual mills and mill towns that stood on the property that is now under water. "The early history of the entire Lake Norman area is really interesting because of the mills, industries and families…
Date posted: Mar-22-2018 Continue Reading

Favorite Sayings About Lake Life in Early Spring

We all get restless thinking about those warm spring days when we can get the boat out of storage or take it out on the first big run on the lake. "We think about getting on the lake all year," laughed Lowry Hobbs, owner of Westport Marina. "Not only do…
Date posted: Mar-12-2018 Continue Reading