Town Parks & Recreation

Remaining Parks Open May 9, 2020 with Social Distancing Practices 

Morse Park, Pool Creek Park, the Lake Lure Flowering Bridge, Lake Lure Beach (for foot traffic only) will open on Saturday, May 9, 2020

Buffalo Creek Park, Weed Patch Mountain Trail and the Dittmer-Watts Park remain open for your enjoyment, but please practice social distancing practices.

(Updates will be provided here when the boat ramps are reopened.)


Lake Lure is fortunate to have several town-owned recreational facilities and opportunities for residents and visitors. Whether it's 9-holes of golf overlooking beautiful vistas, easy walking trails alongside the lake's edge, a game of tennis, shooting the hoops with your friends, bird-watching or a challenging hike with your dog, there's something for every age and ability. Start with this list of amenities to find what's right for you. And check back often for new developments because we're always working on enhancing your outdoor experience in Lake Lure.

Lake Lure's Weed Patch Mountain Trail Wins National Award!