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Welcome to High Rock Lake Life is your comprehensive portal to everything to see, do, and experience in and around High Rock Lake. From fun in the summer sun to year-round activities, both on and off the water, abundant adventures await. Our goal is to provide you with the best resources so you can get the most out of your High Rock Lake experience. Whether you’re planning a family vacation or just looking for some local fun, you’ll find it all right here.

             "It's not just the lake, it's a lifestyle"

Winter is for the birds

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American white pelicans

Winter bird watching is a unique and rewarding experience on and around High Rock Lake. To make the most of your adventure, remember to dress in warm and comfortable clothes, bring the necessary equipment, such as binoculars and field guides, and be patient. Take advantage of the opportunity to see rare and beautiful birds in their natural habitat and make memories that will last a lifetime. You don't even need a boat to see many species. There are several good birding areas around the lake. Yadkin River Park, Eagle Point Nature Preserve, just below the dam on Bringle Ferry road or any of the lake access points  will offer opportunities for bird watching. This website has several pages dedicated to the birds of High Rock Lake. click here for more. 

Spring Crappie Fishing

Spring is when most species of fish spawn. As the water begins to warm, crappie  move out of the deeper parts of the lake and into creeks. During this time, they feed on baitfish that follow similar a similar pattern. 

Shane Walser loves the spring because the crappie are hungry and ready to fatten up. In the video below, Shane shares his secrets for tracking them down and putting them in the boat.

Escape to the Lake no
matter what season!

Plenty of things to see and do, for the whole family all year round!
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There are tons of things to do in and around the Lake!

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Get out and adventure.  Our area is packed with amazing fishing, water sports and more!

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