Mountain Island Lake is also accessible to the public for boating and fishing use. There are two boating access areas on the lake and a tailrace fishing platform for bank fishing in cooperation with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission. There are many stories of the lake having monsters. Some myths say the 'fish' could capsize a whole boat.
Below are popular Mountain Island Lake Subdivisions
Catawba River Plantation Homes - Charlotte, NC
Catawba River Plantation, a charming neighborhood that offers a rural setting amongst tall hardwoods and the flowing backdrop of the Catawba River. Located in Northwest Charlotte just off Highway 16 and Mt. Holly/Huntersville Rd., Catawba River Plantation is only 20 minutes from Uptown Charlotte. Offering New Construction Homes by Regent Homes and True Homes
Chastain Parc Homes and Chastain Walk Homes in Charlotte, NC are two neighborhoods that share the same amenities. The amenities include a club house with pool and a recreation area. Homes start around 1500 square feet and up to 2800 square feet. Home prices range from the $130’s to around $200,000. Chastain is located about 9 miles from uptown Charlotte.
Stonewater Homes is a gorgeous waterfront neighborhood on Mtn. Island Lake. The neighborhood is located just across the county line in Mt. Holly. Homes range in price from the mid $300’s to over $1,000,000 for custom waterfront. Stonewater features a waterfront clubhouse with Olympic sized pool, community boat slips, boat ramp and lighted walking trails. There are still waterfront and interior lots available to build your dream home. Stonewater is located about 11 miles from uptown Charlotte.
Mountain Point Homes is a waterfront neighborhood on Mtn. Island Lake. Home sites are typically well over one acre. All homes in the community are custom built. Prices range from mid $400’s for off water to over $1,000,000 for waterfront. Mountain Point is located about 9 miles from Uptown Charlotte.
Mt Isle Harbor Homes is a wonderful waterfront neighborhood on Mtn. Island Lake with many custom homes as well as homes built by some of the most popular builders in the country. Amenities include neighborhood boat storage, boat ramp and slips, club house with pool, tennis courts and walking trails. Homes are typically on large lots at least a half acre and there are still a few home sites available for your builder. Interior homes start in the mid $200’s and waterfront homes can exceed $1,000,000. Mt Isle Harbor is located about 10 miles from Uptown Charlotte.
Overlook Homes is a beautiful waterfront community on Mtn. Island Lake with homes ranging in price from $350’s to well over $1,000,000 for custom waterfront. Amenities include community boat slips, boat storage, boat ramps, club house with pool and walking trails. Overlook has large home sites that are usually no less than half an acre. There are many different style homes including ranches, two story and many on full walkout basements. Overlook is located about 8 miles from uptown Charlotte.
Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake Homes - Charlotte, NC
Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake Homes is a 55+ community, this is quaint, gated, offering luxury, maintenance-free, ranch style homes in Charlotte. Our home plans were designed for the homebuyer who seeks low-maintenance living, single story architecture, luxury finishes, outdoor living areas and a desire for privacy. You'll find all of this at The Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake. Home plans ranging from the $200s to the $300s
Preservation Pointe Homes is an intimate community situated on Mtn. Island Lake. All brick homes range in price from upper $400’s up to $1,000,000. Community amenities include boat slips, swimming pool and playground. New construction is ongoing with several estate home sites to choose from. Preservation Pointe is located about 10 miles from uptown Charlotte.
Riverbend Homes is a unique neighborhood because of the different architecture. Front porches, tree lined streets and sidewalks set this community apart from most. The community pool takes a back seat to none because of it’s size and spiraling waterslide. Riverbend homes start in the $140’s and go up to $300,000. Riverbend is about 8 miles from uptown Charlotte.