W. Kerr Scott Dam & Reservoir


W. Kerr Scott Dam & Reservoir


Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - year round


  • 499 Reservoir Road

    Wilkesboro,   NC   28697


In the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains this lake is an awesome scenic back-drop for any fun-filled excursion you plan! There is so much to choose from: camping, hiking, swimming, fishing, boating, ranger-led trail tours and childrens activities to learn about water safety, bird watching, rent a shelter for your next gathering, participate in events at Dark Mountain Trail, experience the drama or concerts at the Forest Edge Amphitheater at Fort Hamby, or simply relax and enjoy nature at its finest with mountains in view and birds chirping. Visit www.ReserveUSA.com to find out how you can camp at Bandits Roost, Warriors Creek, or Fort Hamby.
On September 15, 2012 W Kerr Scott will be celebrating 50 years.

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499 Reservoir Road
Wilkesboro NC 28697


Latitude: 36° 7' 44.04" / Longitude: -81° 13' 27.4794"

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Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail and Tom Dula Historical Markers along a trail. NC Scenic Byway 268 West.

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