Tag: Cowan’s Ford Dam

Weekend Waterview: Rising Waters, Flying Flags and Father’s Day

Happy Sunday! Here’s a little weekend waterview. . .our flags were flying for National Flag Week and in commemoration of Flag Day. When it rains, it pours! After three weeks of no rain and 90+ degree temps, Lake Norman is full again, along with the other lakes along the Catawba River Basin, which extends to…

Inland Sea

      I’m joining Jenny Matlock for Alphabe-Thursday~ this week’s letter assignment is the letter I.     Referred to as an “Inland Sea,” Lake Norman is the largest man-made lake in North Carolina, and is located in the northern part of Mecklenburg County, just 18 miles northwest of Charlotte, with over 520 miles of shoreline and a surface…