Public Access Recreation Area Contacts
Contacts:
Alcoa-Yadkin: 888 886 1063
North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission(NCWRC): Dean Barbee Email

U.S. Forest Service: District Contact 910-576-6391
Davie County Parks and Recreation: 336-751-2325
Rowan County Parks and Recreation: 704-636-2089 or 1-866-767-2757

 

Public Recreation Access Maps 

High Rock Reservoir Public Recreation Areas
Tuckertown Reservoir Public Recreation Areas
Narrows Reservoir Public Recreation Areas

Falls Reservoir Public Recreation Areas

 

 

Public Access Recreation Areas

 

Key#

Facility

Reservoir

County

GPS Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude)

Nearest Major Intersection

Access Area Manager

Recreation Access

1

Highway 601 Boat Access Area

High Rock

Davie

35.77861,  -80.50694

US 601 and Potneck Road (SR 1948)

Alcoa-Yadkin

Boat launching and bank fishing

2

Rowan County Pump Station Boat Access Area

High Rock

 

Rowan

35.74667,  -80.46154

Old Mocksville Road (SR1920) and Ellis Cross Road (SR 1915)

Rowan County Parks and Recreation Department

Boat launching and bank fishing

3

York Hill Boat Access

High Rock

Davidson

35.72442,  -80.39064

 

 

Sowers Road (SR 1139) and Trading Ford Way (SR 1147)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching and bank fishing

4

Little Crane Creek Fishing Access

High Rock

Rowan

35.65412,  -80.36459

 

 

Goodman Lake Road (SR 2168) and Providence Church Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching (unimproved ramp) and bank fishing

5

Southmont Boat Access Area

High Rock

 

Davidson

35.64703,  -80.26087

 

NC Highway 8 and Wildlife Recreation Area Access Road

Yadkin

Boat launching, bank fishing, and picnicking

6

Highway 47 Fishing Pull–off

High Rock

Davidson

35.74836,  -80.24234

NC Highway 47 and NC Highway 8

NCDOT

Pull–off bank fishing

7

Buddle Creek Boat Access Area

High Rock

Davidson

35.68206,  -80.22856

Holloway Church Road (SR 2294) and Palmer Road (SR 2380)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching, bank fishing, swimming, and picnicking

8

Dutch Second Creek Boat Access

High Rock

Rowan

35.60881,  -80.30862

Bringle Ferry Road (SR 1002) and St. Matthew Church Road (SR 2140)

North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC)

Boat launching and bank fishing

9

Flat Swamp Boat and Swim  Access Area

High Rock

Davidson

35.64433,  -80.18447

 

NC Highway 8 and Flat Swamp Road (SR 2351)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching, bank fishing, swimming, and picnicking

10

High Rock Dam Canoe Portage  Take-out

High Rock

Rowan

35.60174,  -80.23645

Bringle Ferry Road (SR 1002) and River Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail

11

High Rock Dam Canoe Portage Put-in

High Rock

Rowan

35.60011,  -80.23586

Bringle Ferry Road (SR 1002) and River Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail

12

High Rock Dam Tailrace Access – Davidson

Tuckertown

Davidson

35.59774,  -80.22887

Bringle Ferry Road (SR 1002) and Lick Creek Church Road (SR 2501)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Tailrace fishing

13

High Rock Dam Tailrace Access – Rowan

Tuckertown

Rowan

35.59656,  -80.23444

Bringle Ferry Road (SR 1002) and River Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Tailrace fishing and picnicking

14

Bringle Ferry Boat Access

Tuckertown

Davidson

35.59655,  -80.23009

 

NC Highway 8 and Bringle Ferry Road (SR 1002)

NCWRC

Boat launching and bank fishing

15

Cedar Creek Fishing Pull–off

Tuckertown

Rowan

35.58765,  -80.22539

 

Bringle Ferry Road (SR 1002) and River Road

Alcoa–Yadkin and NCDOT

Pull–off bank fishing

16

Flat Creek Boat Access

Tuckertown

Rowan

35.54964,  -80.21213

 

River Road and Reeves Island Road (SR 2148)

Alcoa–Yadkin and NCWRC

Boat launching and bank fishing

17

Flat Creek Fishing Access

Tuckertown

Rowan

35.54472,  -80.22028

 

 

River Road and Reeves Island Road (SR 2148)

Alcoa–Yadkin and NCWRC

Bank fishing and picnicking

18

Newsome Road Access

Tuckertown

Davidson

35.53711,  -80.19186

 

NC Highway 8 and Newsome Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching (unimproved ramp), bank fishing, and picnicking

19

Riles Creek Recreation Area

Tuckertown

Rowan

35.50545,  -80.21799

 

Stokes Ferry Road (SR 1004) and River Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Bank fishing and picnicking

20

Highway 49 Boat Access Area

Tuckertown

Stanly

35.50243,  -80.19251

 

NC Highway 49 and Stokes Ferry Road (SR 1004)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching and bank fishing

21

Tuckertown Road Pull–off Fishing Access - Area 1

Tuckertown

Montgomery

35.50185,  -80.17203

 

NC Highway 49 and Tuckertown Road (SR 2543)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Pull–off bank fishing

22

Tuckertown Road Pull–off Fishing Access - Area 2

Tuckertown

Montgomery

35.50114,  -80.17182

NC Highway 49 and Tuckertown Road (SR 2543)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Pull–off bank fishing

23

Tuckertown Road Pull–off Fishing Access -Area 3

Tuckertown

Montgomery

35.50280,  -80.17352

NC Highway 49 and Tuckertown Road (SR 2543)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Pull–off bank fishing

24

Tuckertown Road Pull–off Fishing Access -Area 4

Tuckertown

Montgomery

35.49242,  -80.17438

NC Highway 49 and Tuckertown Road (SR 2543)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Pull–off bank fishing

25

Tuckertown Dam Canoe Portage Take-out

Tuckertown

Montgomery

35.48689,   -80.17529

 

NC Highway 49 and Tuckertown Road (SR 2543)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail

26

Tuckertown Dam Canoe Portage Put-in

Tuckertown

Montgomery

35.48506,  -80.17414

 

NC Highway 49 and Tuckertown Road (SR 2543)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail

27

Tuckertown Dam Tailrace Access

Narrows

Montgomery

35.48523,   -80.17442

 

NC Highway 49 and Tuckertown Road (SR 2543)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Tailrace fishing

28

Garr Creek Access Area

Narrows

Montgomery

35.48917,  -80.14235

 

Tuckertown Road (SR 1164) and Uwharrie Point Parkway (SR 1162)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching and bank fishing

29

Old Whitney NCWRC Fishing Pier

Narrows

Stanly

35.46982,    -80.13761

 

NC Highway 740 and US 52/NC Highway 8

NCWRC

Bank and pier fishing and picnicking

30

Old Whitney Boat Access

Narrows

Stanly

35.46891,    -80.13747

 

NC Highway 740 and US 52/NC Highway 8

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching, bank fishing, and picnicking

31

Circle Drive Boat Access Area

Narrows

Montgomery

35.50394,    -80.10368

 

NC Highway 49 and Badin Lake Road (SR 2554)

Alcoa–Yadkin and NCWRC

Boat launching and bank fishing

32

Lakemont Access Area

Narrows

Montgomery

35.48488,  -80.09029

 

NC Highway 109 and Blaine Road (SR 1156)

NCWRC

Boat launching

33

Uwharrie National Forest (UNF) Holt's Cabin Picnic Area

Narrows

Montgomery

35.46547,  -80.07072

NC Highway 109 and Blaine Road (SR 1156) 

(located inside Uwharrie National Forest)

USFS

Bank fishing and picnicking

34

UNF King's Mountain Point Walk–in Fishing Pier

Narrows

Montgomery

35.45399,  -80.08024

NC Highway 109 and Mullinix Road (SR 1154)

(located inside Uwharrie National Forest)

USFS

Bank and pier fishing, primitive camping

35

Badin Lake Group Camp

Narrows

Montgomery

35.45139,  -80.07278

 

NC Highway 109 and Mullinix Road (SR 1154)

(located inside Uwharrie National Forest)

USFS

Tent camping

36

UNF Badin Lake Campground

Narrows

Montgomery

35.44796,  -80.07786

 

NC Highway 109 and Mullinix Road (SR 1154)

(located inside Uwharrie National Forest)

USFS

Tent and RV camping (other recreational opportunities nearby)

37

UNF Cove Boat Landing

Narrows

Montgomery

35.43884,  -80.07456

NC 109 and  Reservation Road (SR 1153) (located inside Uwharrie National Forest)

USFS

Boat launching, bank fishing, and picnicking

38

UNF Arrowhead Campground

Narrows

Montgomery

35.43849,  -80.07040

NC Highway 109 and Mullinix Road (SR 1154)

(located inside Uwharrie National Forest)

USFS

Tent and RV camping (other recreational opportunities nearby)

39

Palmerville Access Area

Narrows

Stanly

35.43791,  -80.11672

NC Highway 740 and Palmerville Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching (unimproved ramp), bank fishing, picnicking

40

Badin Lake Swim and Picnic Area

Narrows

Stanly

35.41298,  -80.11528

NC Highway 740 and Stuart Road (SR 1551)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Bank fishing, swimming and sunbathing, and picnicking

41

Badin Lake Boat Access

Narrows

Stanly

35.40778,  -80.11528

 

NC Highway 740 and Falls Road (SR 1719)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching, bank fishing, and picnicking

42

Narrows Dam Canoe Portage Take-out

Narrows

Stanly

35.41907,  -80.09511

 

NC Highway 740 and Pine Street

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail

43

Narrows Dam Canoe Portage Put-in

Narrows

Stanly

35.41868,  -80.09291

 

NC Highway 740 and Pine Street

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail

44

UNF Deep Water Trail Access

Falls

Montgomery

35.40101,  -80.08672

NC Highway 109 and Ophir Road (SR 1303) (located inside Uwharrie National Forest)

USFS

Boat launching (unimproved ramp), bank fishing, and dispersed camping

45

Falls Boat Access

Falls

Stanly

35.39222,  -80.08806

NC Highway 47 and Falls Road

Alcoa–Yadkin

Boat launching and bank fishing

46

Falls Dam Canoe Portage Take-out

Falls

Montgomery

35.39621,  -80.07534

NC Highway 109 and Ophir Road (SR 1303)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail

47

Falls Dam Canoe Portage Put-in

Falls

Montgomery

35.39584,  -80.07423

NC Highway 109 and Ophir Road (SR 1303)

Alcoa–Yadkin

Portage trail