Lake Tillery is perfect for all water sports, including waterskiing, tubing, fishing, speed-boating, canoeing, kayaking, and sailing. Three marinas are located on Lake Tillery: Lilly’s Bridge Marina on the East side of the lake, Cook's Marina on the North end of the lake, and Ken's Marina on the South end of the lake.
You can find shopping and many restaurants in nearby Albemarle, Troy, and Norwood.
are also many things to do in the surrounding area for couples
and families with children. Golf courses and hiking trails
are accessible within minutes. Click on the links below to
learn more about some of these area attractions.
Tradition is an outstanding golf course ten minutes from the house.
Golf Club is in Norwood,
a 15 minute drive from the house.
North Carolina Zoo is just forty-five minutes away – take a day
trip to see the animals!
Mountain State Park is nearby with hiking trails and
swimming, boating, canoeing, and fishing.
Uwharrie National Forest is home to the Uwharrie Mountains, which are believed to be the oldest mountains in the US. It also features lovely,
Goldmine is located in nearby Cabarrus County and is
the site of the first gold found in the US.
Creek Indian Mound, the site of an ancient Indian community,
is located in nearby Mt. Gilead.
Cook's Marina, (704) 983-4211, 22862 Lake Tillery Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001
Ken's Marina, (704) 474-4292, 49412 Woodland Drive, Norwood, NC 28128
Lilly’s Bridge Marina, 910-573-0629, 1183 Lilly's Bridge Road, Mount Gilead, NC 27306