There is something for everyone in Davidson, NC, especially during the summertime! Staying with us at the Davidson inn provides you with the opportunity to explore the charming town and the surrounding area. Davidson Village Inn is a wonderful place to stay during your trip. The Inn is conveniently located in the heart of Davidson, allowing guests to explore the town. From historical sites to outdoor fun, there is something for everyone. One thing that we enjoy is Lake Norman NC. This lake is not only beautiful but also a great place to kick back and relax.
Davidson is nestled on the banks of gorgeous Lake Norman, making the Inn only minutes away from the shoreline. In 1963, Duke Energy created Lake Norman, which is 34 miles long with 520 miles of shoreline. The lake offers several attractions to explore and activities to do. Plus, the Lake Norman NC area offers a mild, four-season climate, making it the perfect place to visit year round.
Lake Norman water activities include wake boarding, rowing, water skiing, fishing, sailing and more! It’s a water lover’s paradise. With endless miles of shoreline, there is no better way to explore the lake than by boat. There are numerous marinas scattered along the shore of Lake Norman NC that provide boat launches, boat rentals, and gas stops. If you are looking to rent an electric boat to explore Lake Norman, Duffy offers fantastic boats, including 21 foot Avalons.
Duffy also offers specialty cruises, wine cruises and more! Cruise around Lake Norman aboard one of the great tours that Duffy offers. One activity that is growing rapidly on Lake Norman NC is paddleboarding. My Aloha Paddle and Surf Inc. offers paddleboard rentals and lessons. Enjoy the beautiful lake a float on a paddleboard!
Spend a day at Lake Norman NC with a fishing rod and relaxing in the peaceful surroundings. Anglers come to the lake from around the world for the chance at catching a record-winning catfish, crappie, striped bass, largemouth bass, and yellow and white perch. Now is your chance to set the world recorded! Early summer brings peak fishing with warmer temperatures and those willing to brave the southern winter chill or mild spring day will catch an abundance of fish.
If you don’t feel up to partaking in on all the water sports, Lake Norman NC is also a fantastic place to enjoy a book and lay in the rays of sunshine. There is something for everyone to do! The vibrant sunsets, amazing sports action, boats cruising on crystal clear waters, and beautiful baby blue skies make Lake Norman NC an incredible destination. Make sure to pack your camera to capture all the amazing things you will do and see!
As you are planning your Lake Norman NC itinerary, make sure to find a local boutique hotel to stay in. The Davidson Village Inn offers 18 beautiful guest rooms, each featuring a combination of European charm and modern luxuries. Ideally located near Lake Norman, our Inn is the perfect place to come back to after an unforgettable time on the water. Plus, your stay includes a delicious gourmet breakfast every morning, ensuring that your day starts off on a bright note.
Photo courtesy Andy Middleton.