From Charlotte Stories:

With dozens of lakes, rivers, and man-made canals, our region is one of the best areas in the south to float on the water.

#4 Kevin B Lofton Park – Belmont, NC

The newly constructed riverfront park in Belmont not only holds one of the coolest playgrounds in the area, it is also home to one of best boat launches.

You’ll be able to spot plenty of cliff swallows and ospreys hunting for food, nesting, and feeding their young.

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