Lake Powhatan Swim Area


Area Status: Open

A lifeguard is on duty Memorial Day weekend through Labor day, 8AM to sunset, unless posted otherwise.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: 10am - 8pm
Fees: This is a fee site: $4 per person, $30 day use annual pass. This fee is the day use fee for Lake Powhatan.
Open Season: Early April - Late October
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: No boats, canoes, or watercraft of any kind are allowed on Lake Powhatan.
Water: none
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Adventure Pisgah

General Information

Directions: Lake Powhatan (NC)375 WESLEY BRANCH ROADAsheville NC 28806GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):35.48167, -82.63From I-26, take exit 33 (Old Exit 2), south approximately 2 miles on N.C. R 191 to the Lake Powhatan Recreation Area sign. Turn right and follow signs to campground.

Activities

Mountain Biking

Lake and Pond Fishing

Day Hiking

Picnicking

Swimming

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
35.481968

  Longitude : 
-82.626549