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Viewing the lake through the trees at Lake Norman State Park

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 1:00pm
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 1:00pm
The Itusi trail is open   

The Itusi trail is open!

 Last updated on: Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Star Party Postponed to Friday to 4/26/...   

Due to inclement weather and cloudy skies the Star Party will be postponed until Friday April 26.. 

 Last updated on: Saturday, April 13, 2019

Park News

Each of North Carolina’s state parks has special events during the year and news about facilities, trails, staff and park supporters. And, visitors are frequently finding new ways to explore a park’s unique cultural and natural resources. Check these pages to keep abreast of the news at your favorite parks.

Bike trails:


759 State Park Road
Troutman, NC 28166



Map of North Carolina

GPS: 35.672548, -80.9325


November- February 7am - 6pm
March, April, September and October: 7am - 8pm
May, June, July and August: 7am - 9pm

Family Campground and Boat Launch are open 24 hours through the St. Johns Road entrance.

Park Office
Everyday: 8am - 5pm