Charlotte Official Visitors Guide

2017

Charlotte, NC Official Visitors Guide

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48 charlottesgotalot.com VISIT LAKE NORMAN Lake Norman is the ultimate resource for awesome outdoor adventures, with abundant watersports, fishing, cruises and leisurely waterfront strolls all on the menu. The charming towns of Cornelius, Davidson and Huntersville offer bountiful shop- ping, dining and entertainment, too. Located only 20 miles from Uptown Charlotte, Lake Norman is the lakeside of Charlotte. 19900 W. Catawba Ave. Cornelius, NC 28031 visitlakenorman.org 704.987.3300 CAROLINA RAPTOR CENTER Let your imagination soar as you explore the ¾-mile Raptor Trail, which features 35 native and exotic bird-of-prey species. See a flight show, meet the raptors and go behind the scenes of the country's largest Raptor Medical Center. Eagles, hawks, falcons and owls are waiting. 6000 Sample Rd. Huntersville, NC 28078 carolinaraptorcenter.org 704.875.6521 HISTORIC LATTA PLANTATION Plantation tours are available for you to enjoy year-round. These hourly guided tours allow special access inside the Latta home. The self-guided grounds tours are also available and allow leisurely sightseeing visits. Special events are hosted throughout the year. 5225 Sample Rd. Huntersville, NC 28078 lattaplantation.org 704.875.2312 DANIEL STOWE BOTANICAL GARDEN Located within 380 acres on the banks of Lake Wylie, spectacular gardens, sparkling fountains, a children's garden, a conservatory dedicated to the display of tropical plants and orchids, a visitor pavilion, gift shop and nature trails await you. 6500 S. New Hope Rd. Belmont, NC 28012 dsbg.org 704.825.4490 GET OUTSIDE MAY WE SUGGEST Lake Norman

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