Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains on the cool waters of Lake James, 90 minutes west of Charlotte and 45 minutes east of Asheville, is the perfect place for family outdoor adventures. Enjoy hiking through pine forests, kayaking on clear mountain waters, or relaxing by the pool. Camp Lake James, located near Lake James State Park and inside the circa 1780 community, was designed using reclaimed Canadian timbers to ignite the nostalgia of traditional holiday camps of the 1920s. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing retreat, an action-packed weekend or both, our cabins are perfect for your vacation. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Lake James for a long weekend or more for a couple’s getaway to a family reunion. Properties include fire pits and grills. Kayaks, canoes, paddle boards and fishing poles provided. Pontoon boat available for rent for cabin guests.