New boating regulations for Lake Norman!!!!!!!!!!! sticky icon

On or after May 1, 2010 any person under the age of 26 must successfully complete a NASBLA approved boating education course before operating any vessel propelled by a motor of 10 HP or greater.

Submit a story, article, picture or advitorial for our print version! sticky icon

We are looking for articles/information/photos to add to the first print issue of The Lake Norman Boaters Guide. If you have an interesting story, an event comming up or would like to promote your business in an advitorial please send us your stories with permission to use them in print & online.
You can use the form on our contact us page or send an email to boatlkn@lakenormanboatersguide.com.

Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open This Weekend On Lake Norman

Facts about the March 24-26 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open

  • The March 24-26 event will be the first time a Bassmaster tournament has come to Lake Norman since 2006.
  • Previous winners include Bassmaster Elite Series pro Edwin Evers, who won a Bassmaster Tour event in March 2005 with 46 pounds, 6 ounces; and Lisa Sternard, who won a Women's Bassmaster Tour event there in July 2006 with 21-7.
  • Co-anglers will compete against each other from the back of pros' boats. First prize in the co-angler division is a Triton/Mercury boat package valued at $35,000.
  • WARNING! Low lake levels pose unseen hazards!

    While out on Lake Norman this past weekend we noticed several stumps just about 2 feet underwater at one of our favorite island getaways. These stumps were not visable from our boat as we coasted onto the shore. The waters are muddy and underwater hazards may not be visable.

    Interactive Lake Norman Marinas Map.

    We have just created an interactive map of the marinas on Lake Norman. Map shows location of marinas, gives a small description and has a link to a more detailed page with photos and a link to get directions to the marina.
    Click the link at the top of the page titled "Marinas" or click here.

    Interactive Lake Access Map

    We have just created an interactive map of all the public lake access areas on Lake Norman. Map shows location of boat launch, gives a small description and has a link to a more detailed page with photos and a link to get directions to the boat launch.
    Click the link at the top of the page titled "Access Areas" or click here.

    The Lake Norman Boaters Guide Online

    Welcome to LakeNormanBoatersGuide.com, the online version of our quarterly magazine The Lake Norman Boaters Guide - Your Resource Guide To Boating On Lake Norman.

    Please browse our website for information on Lake Norman NC, Lake Norman boating, Lake Norman boat ramps, Lake Norman marinas, Lake Norman restaurants, Lake Norman parks, Lake Norman boat rentals, Lake Norman boat slips & more.

    You can request a print version of The Lake Norman Boaters Guide mailed to you during the account creation process.

    Interactive Waterfront Restaurant Map

    We have just created an interactive map of the waterfront restaurants with boat access on Lake Norman. The map shows the location, has a brief description and a link to more detailed information & photos.
    You can access the map from the link at the top of the page titled "Restaurants" or by clicking here.