Mako Beach Volleyball Club

435 Mazeppa Road | 704-660-1968 | website

Mako Beach Volleyball Club has 4 pro-quality sand courts available for play day or night in an atmosphere where teams can play competitively or have fun with friends and work colleagues in an after-work recreation league. Our courtside tiki bar serves cold beer, water, soft drinks and light snacks. Coed weekly leagues are offered for all skill levels and individuals without a team may join as free agents. Courts are available to rent for beach parties, fundraisers, team building events and more. Join a league or book a beach party today! The club is open on league nights or by reservation.

Mako Beach Volleyball Club

STP Wake | website

For those looking to try wakeboarding for the first time or just improve their ride, turn to the pros at STP Wake. Private lessons with a professional instructor and the latest equipment will ensure you have a great experience!

STP Wake

Queen’s Landing

1459 River Hwy | (704) 663-2628 |Website

Cruise Lake Norman! Queens Landing offers lunch, sightseeing, and dinner cruises on the replica Mississippi paddleboat, Catawba Queen, or the elegant yacht, Lady of the Lake. Enjoy mini-golf, ice-cream shop, and lakeside live entertainment on weekends during the warmer months at the Melanie Williams Amphitheater. Fun for the entire family!

Queen’s Landing

Lake Norman State Park

759  State Park Rd, Troutman | (704) 528-6350 | website

Enjoy swimming, boating, fishing and camping on the state’s largest man-made lake. Enjoy beautiful views of Lake Norman as you hike or mountain bike on the 30.5 miles of nature trails. Boat rentals have been expanded to include stand up paddle boards and kayaks.

Lake Norman State Park

Guided Fishing Tours

Take advantage of the great fishing on Lake Norman with a guided charter. Experienced guides take the guesswork out of finding the best spots and allow you to focus on catching fish!

*Anyone sixteen and over who fishes in public waters is required to have a valid fishing license. Licenses can be purchased at most area shops and at department stores that sell bait and tackle, or online at

Fishin’ with Captain Gus
(704) 617-6812 | website

Local and out of town clients alike enjoy fishing Lake Norman with its five hundred and twenty miles of shore line. With Lake Norman’s famed Captain Gus you will learn techniques that will improve your fishing and allow you to catch more fish on your own boat!  Guide boats can accommodate from one to six anglers. Fishing guides are available year round to fish daily, including weekends and holidays.  You may even get a glimpse of “Normie” the Lake Norman monster when out with Gus!

Fishin’ Lake Norman with Bob’s Fishing Guide Service
(704) 402-0770 | website

Offers 4, 6, & 8 hour charters and other options for an enjoyable time on the lake.  Charters are taken on a 23′ Carolina Skiff center console boat with 150 HP Yamaha engine.  It is fully equipped with the most current electronics including a Lowrance HDS-7 Gen 3 Fish Finder, Motor Guide Trolling Motor, two live wells, and ample space to accommodate up to six anglers.

Fish On! with Captain Craig Price
(704) 996-0946 | website

Lake Norman – North Carolina’s “Inland Sea”, is home base for FISH ON! Lake Norman Fishing Guide Service. Capt. Craig Price is a fully insured, USCG master rated captain with over 40 years experience fishing the Catawba River lakes, plus other Carolina impoundments.  Learn the secrets of Lake Norman fishing with Captain Craig.  Also – ask about the birdwatching tours!

Guided Fishing Tours

Boat & Water Toy Rentals

Your visit to Mooresville won’t be complete without a day spent on Lake Norman! Rent a boat for cruising or skiing, or opt for standup paddleboards or kayaks.

All Seasons Marina
827 LangTree Rd.; West from Exit 31
(704) 892-3478 | website

CS Rentals
1458 River Hwy; Hwy 150 West from Exit 36, at Queen’s Landing
(704) 662-9551 | website

Jet Ski Rentals at Lake Norman
137 South Gibbs Dr; Brawley School Rd West from Exit 35, left on Silver hook
(704) 547-4009  | website

Lake Norman Pontoon Rentals
155 Pinnacle Ln; Hwy 150 West from Exit 36, just past Queen’s Landing
(704) 677-5036 | website

Lake Norman Stay and Play
1479 River Hwy; Hwy 150 West from Exit 36, just past Queen’s Landing
(866) 997-7070 | website

Saltshaker Marine (aka: Lake Norman Boat Rentals)
Big Dukes Lane off River Hwy; Hwy 150 West from Exit 36, just past Queen’s Landing
(704) 892-5990 | website

Aquaventure Watercraft Rentals LLC
1459 River Hwy, Mooresville NC, 28117
(704) 724-0996 | website

Lake Effects Boat Rentals
8693 Highway 150, Terrell; Hwy 150 West from Exit 36
(980) 395-3980 | website

Lake Norman Marina & Lake Norman Boat Club
6965 East Hwy 150, Sherrill’s Ford; Hwy 150 West from Exit 36 |
704-483-5466 | Marina website | Boat Club website

Lake Norman Motor Coach Resort
6738 East Hwy 150, Sherrill’s Ford; Hwy 150 West from Exit 36
704-489-6033 | website

Lake Norman State Park
759 State Park Rd, Troutman, NC 28166
704-528-6350 | website

Lake Yoga Tribe
Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga and Social Paddles
(440) 522-8174 | website

What’s Up Watersports
788 McKendree Road | Exit 35 |
704-931-8787 |website

Boat & Water Toy Rentals