High Rock Lake

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
652.57 FEET
5/24/2015
Full Pool: 655.2
History, Alerts, More...
click here
High Rock Lake News

Local law enforcement officials increase patrols for Memorial Day weekend

FOX 8

Date: 5/23/2015 6:41:00 PM

FOX8’s Stephanie Ando rode along on a patrol on High Rock Lake in Davidson County. She has more on what law enforcement officers are looking for this holiday weekend

Read More

Mixon wins tournament by calling it quits

The Dispatch

Date: 5/21/2015 7:41:00 PM

Lexington's Robert Mixon knew what he was doing when he called it quits 30 minutes early at Saturday's Weekend Bassmaster Series tournament at High Rock Lake. One of Mixon's five fish had died and another looked ready to expire. With a .50 pound penalty

Read More

Tiny Davidson County homes provide lakefront property for some

FOX 8

Date: 5/18/2015 3:31:00 PM

The tiny house community for vacation homes has been at High Rock Lake since 2008. “Although they are technically RVs they look like little cabins and they are restricted to 400 square feet,” Livingston said. “It allows the average guy to be able to

Read More

Lexington Locals Raise Funds to Bring Back July 4th Fireworks

TIME WARNER CABLE NEWS

Date: 5/18/2015 2:09:00 PM

LEXINGTON, N.C. -- A holiday tradition that has lasted decades on High Rock Lake burned out last year. The July 4th firework show didn't have enough funding which left families scouting elsewhere for a show. "Last year, unfortunately, everyone was

Read More

Lake resident seeks support to raise funds for fireworks

The Dispatch

Date: 5/15/2015 2:22:00 PM

To make a donation to the Fourth of July High Rock Lake Fireworks Show, contact Julia Euliss at 210-6571. Donations are accepted at High Rock Salon, Lakeside Restaurant, Biscuit King Express, Mimi's Mini Market and Southmont Grocery. $>Contributions can be

Read More

24
2:57:55 PM
UPCOMING EVENTS
5/25/2015 - Memorial Day
6/21/2015 - Fathers Day
What's New!
 
Favorites
 
Featured Business
Add your business
High Rock Lake Businesses
Advertisement
Boating / Waterfront
Shopping
Antiques
Tourism / Recreation
Professional Services

View Sponsor Details | View By Category | Add Your Business Here



• Surface Area: 15,980 Acres
High Rock Lake is a reservoir lake located in the Davidson and Rowan counties of North Carolina, serving as a boundary between them. It is a reservoir for hydroelectric power generation. It is the northernmost of the Uwharrie Lakes and the second largest lake in North Carolina behind Lake Norman. Its water surface covers 15,180 acres and there are 365 miles of shoreline. It begins at the confluence of the Yadkin River and the South Yadkin River. The lake's name is derived from neighboring "High Rock Mountain", the tallest mountain in the Uwharrie Mountains. High Rock Lake is currently managed and operated by the Alcoa company.
The lake is spanned by two bridges at the northern end of the lake: the I-85/US 52 bridge and the older US 29/US 70/NC 150 bridge. The NC 8 causeway crosses the Abbotts Creek tributary of the lake, as does a bridge at Holloway Church Road farther north of Abbotts Creek. Railroad tracks and their causeways also cross the southeastern portion of the lake at the Hwy 8 causeway and over Flat Swamp Creek. Numerous communities align the lake's banks including Lexington, Salisbury, Southmont, Linwood, High Rock, and Spencer.
High Rock Lake Restaurants
Nearby Lakes
17 miles
30 miles
30 miles
37 miles
43 miles
44 miles
57 miles
57 miles

Quick Links
High Rock Lake News
High Rock Lake Photos
High Rock Lake Videos

About Us
Contact Us
Site Map
Search Site
Advertise With Us
   
HighRock.USLakes.info
THE HIGH ROCK LAKE WEBSITE

Copyright 2015, Lakes Online
Privacy    |    Legal