Created in 1963 when Duke Power built a dam on the Catawba River, today the towns of Davidson and Cornelius at Lake Norman offer a resort lifestyle and luxury homes that are the result of an explosion of development over the past 15 years.
- Blythe Landing – Lake Norman’s chief public boat access point
- Davidson College – Prestigeous college founded in 1837.
- Duke Power Energy Explorium – “Hands-on” exhibits make learning about energy sources fun! Also offers walking trails along Lake Norman.
- Jetton Park – Public park in Cornelius for picnicing and walking.