Great Lake Boat Launch


Great Lake is located in the Croatan National Forest. It has boat access for shallow-bottomed boats.

At a Glance

Fees No fee.
Open Season: Year round.
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: New Bern and Havelock
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: USDA-Forest Service, Croatan National Forest

General Information

Directions: From Maysville, take NC 58 East, turn left onto SR 110 (turns to gravel). Continue to FR 126 and follow to the lake.

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Lake and Pond Fishing

Fishing MethodBait, lure
Fish SpeciesYellow Bullhead, Fliars, Yellow Perch, Black Crappie
Fishing ModeBank, small boat

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