Lakeshore Trail is a 6.7 mile trail located near Mt Airy, NC that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round.
Directions from Statesville, NC: Duke Power State Park is located in Iredell County at Lake Norman, ten miles south of Statesville and 32 miles north of Charlotte. Access the park at Exit 42 off I-77 and turn on to Highway 21 North. Turn left at first traffic light in Troutman (Wagner Street). Travel approximately 2 miles, turn right on State Park Road and travel 2 more miles to entrance. After entering the park, travel into the heart of the park passing St. John's road and you will come to a parking and group camping area on your left. Turn in there and access the trail from the southern end of the parking lot.