Winter Boat Tour of Lake James
Lake James East Picnic Shelter
|When||Dec 11 2019 9:45 a.m. - Dec 11 2019 11:15 a.m.|
|Where||Lake James East Picnic Shelter|
|Address||7321 N.C. 126, Nebo, NC, 28761|
Lake James hosts many species of waterfowl during the winter months, as well as the critters that stay here year-round. As an added bonus, winter offers some of the most majestic views of the Linville Gorge and the Black Mountain Range of the year. Ranger Clay Veasey will be your captain and guide aboard the park patrol boat as we search for loons, otters, eagles and scenic vistas. The weather could be blustery, so be sure to dress warmly if you are one of the eight lucky participants. Registration is required and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Call the park office at 828-584-7728 to reserve your spot. Meet at the Paddy’s Creek Area East Picnic Shelter at 9:45 a.m. for a briefing and prompt 10 a.m. departure.
J. Iverson Riddle Developmental Center Christmas Parade
3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Gates close at 2:30 to make sure the road is clear prior to the parade starting so get there early to get a good spot!