Lake Lure, North Carolina

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Lake Lure, North Carolina

One of the South's best kept secrets is the sparkling jewel of Lake Lure, North Carolina. Though it remains hidden away among the towering Blue Ridge Mountains, it's waiting should you decide to explore its abundant beauty and historical features. Splash in its refreshing waves on one of its sandy beaches, take in a guided boat tour, or set out across its shimmering serenity in a pontoon boat or canoe. During the summer months, enjoy the beach at Lake Lure and its new water activities area, the Beach Water Works.

REAL ESTATE

Carolina Land
1241 Cedar Creek Road
Lake Lure, NC 28746
Phone: 828-625-0514
This is your one stop for properties on the north end of Lake Lure close to Fairfield Mountains Resort. Carolina Land specializes in selling lake and mountain view lots with total resort access.

Mountain Lake Realty
1518 Memorial Highway
Lake Lure, NC 28746
Phone: 828-625-2222
Offering services for both the buyer and the seller, Mountain Lake Realty specializes in mountain view, lakefront, commercial realty, and golf resort homes and properties. www.mountainlakerealty.com

SHOPPING

Bearwallow Mountain Traders
218 Highway 64/74A
Lake Lure, NC 28720
Phone: 828-625-0996
This antique shop is a must see for those rustic interiors lovers. Bearwallow Mountain Traders contains a large variety of interesting items including Beacon Camp blankets, classic fly fishing equipment, custom-made contemporary twig furniture and much more in a relaxed atmosphere.

Chimney Rock Woods
371 Main Street
Lake Lure, NC 28720
Phone: 828-625-2544
Chimney Rock Woods is a one-of-a-kind gallery that specializes in arts and crafts created using naturally occurring materials. Visitors will find eclectic antiques, beautiful works of arts made with wood and stone, and supplies for making and updating rustic arts and crafts.

River Rock Gifts
375 Main Street
Lake Lure, NC 28720
Phone: 828-625-1111
There is something for everyone at River Rock Gifts. This wonderful gift shop carries nostalgic gifts, garden accessories, home decor, sports items, greeting cards, flags, jewelry, candles, stationery, chimes, pottery, and toys.

ATTRACTIONS

Chimney Rock Park
2910 Highway 64/74A West
Lake Lure, NC 28720
Phone: 828-625-9611
Other than being the site for parts of the movie "The Last of the Mohicans", this scenic, privately-owned park features 75 mile views from its overlooks. Each are accessible by bridges, stairways, and a 26-story elevator built inside the mountain. Chimney Rock Park also includes over three miles of hiking trails, rare plant live, unique rock formations, a nature center, a 404-foot waterfall, and picnic areas. www.chimneyrockpark.com

Lake Lure Tours
Lake Lure Town Marina
Phone: 828-625-0077
Relax in one of the luxurious seats aboard this spacious covered tour boat as you experience the unspoiled natural beauty of Lake Lure. Boaters will pass by Snake Island and locations for the film "Dirty Dancing" during their tour. Private and group charters, as well as twilight and dinner cruises, are also available. www.lakelure.com

DINING

Cajun Pig
429 Main Street
Lake Lure, NC 28720
Phone: 828-625-0701
Known for their award-winning pork barbecue and Texas-style beef brisket, the Cajun Pig also offers an array of down-home side dishes, as well as various Cajun dishes, baby back ribs, and smoked chicken. A fun, family restaurant, the Cajun Pig is open from Thursday to Sunday for lunch and dinner.

Duncan's Bar-B-Que
351 Main Street,
Lake Lure, NC 28746
Phone: 828-625-1578
Since1967, Duncan's Bar-B-Que has specialized in hickory smoked barbecue chicken, pork, ribs, and all beef jumbo hotdogs, as well as some of the best homemade baked beans and cole slaw you'll find in the region. Take in the views of the Rocky Broad River at a riverside picnic table. They are open from Wednesday to Sunday for lunch and dinner during the summer and open only on weekends during the winter.

Lakeside Pizza
2594 Memorial Highway
Lake Lure, NC 28746
828-625-1457
Lakeside pizza is a family owned and operated pizzeria specializing in New York style pizza. Not only that, Lakeside serves homemade pastas, lasagna, oven baked subs, spaghetti and meatballs, and fresh salads. Beer and wine are also available. Lakeside is open year round for lunch and dinner.

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