Game and Nature Reserves

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McDowell Nature Center and Preserve This mostly undeveloped preserve with a lake has a nature center, campground, trails & play areas. Address: 15222 York Rd, Charlotte, NC 28278. Phone: +1 980-314-1128.

Marshall Park is a six and a half acre urban park at 800 East Third Street in the Second Ward of Charlotte, North Carolina. It features a large fountain and a lake, an amphitheater, a statue of Martin Luther King, and a Holocaust memorial monument.


Lake Norman, created between 1959 and 1964 as part of the construction of the Cowans Ford Dam by Duke Energy, is the largest man-made body of fresh water located in North Carolina.

Reedy Creek Park is a 125 acre urban park at 2900 Rocky River Road in the Newell section of Charlotte, North Carolina. Adjacent to the park is a 737 acre nature preserve. Address: 2900 Rocky River Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Botanical Gardens, sometimes called the Charlotte Botanical Gardens, are botanical gardens located at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.


Wing Haven Garden and Bird Sanctuary, Address: 248 Ridgewood Ave, Charlotte, NC 28209. Phone: +1 704-331-0664.