Mountain Island Lake Homes for Sale in Charlotte, NC
Charlotte, NC Real Estate for Sale - Lake Homes
Mountain Island Lake Home for Sale in Charlotte, NC (click on the link above to view all current Listings & Details) was created in 1924 to coincide with the building of Mountain Island Hydroelectric Station...Riverbend Steam
Mountain Island Lake Homes is fed by the Catawba River, and is the smallest of the three man-made lakes that border Mecklenburg County, NC ... Lake Norman Real Estate for Sale, and Lake Wylie, SC Homes for Sale. Mountain Island Lake is managed by Charlotte-based Company Duke Energy. The lake has around 3,281 acres of surface area and 61 miles of shoreline.
The primary function of Mountain Island Lake is to provide drinking water for residents of Mecklenburg, and Gaston County.
Riverbend Station is also located on Mountain Lake in North Carolina and uses the lake to cool the steam that drives the turbines
The lake is also accessible to the public for boating and fishing use.
Public Boat Access: From I-85 exit 37 head north on Beatties Ford Road about 12 miles to SR-2165.
Turn left (west) and continue to ramp. From I-85 exit 26 take NC-273 north to its intersection with NC-16.
Turn right (back toward Charlotte) and go south about a mile
to SR-1912 (at Duke Power Village). Turn left and it's about a 1/2 mile to ramp.
Inside of Mountain Island Lake is a small island called Mountain Island. This used to be a fun place to go camping,
for year families would enjoy weekends of fun on the island. A small group of people who think they own the lake have
stopped all camping activates on the island and want to stop boat access and Jet skies and water skiing on the lake.
See Also: Mountain Island Lake Waterfront Homes
Popular Mountain Island Lake Subdivisions are:
For more information on Mountain Island Lake Homes in Charlotte, please Contact Tanya Orrell - Mountain Island Lake Real Estate Agent with The Martin Real Estate Team : 704-900-1619 Ext. 104
Mountain Island Lake Homes and Real Estate - Charlotte, NC