W. Kerr Scott Dam & Reservoir

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W. Kerr Scott Dam & Reservoir

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  • 499 Reservoir Road

    Wilkesboro,   NC   28697


There is so much to choose from: camping, hiking, swimming, fishing, boating, bird watching, ranger-led trail tours and children's activities to learn about water safety. You can also 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.

Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail and Tom Dula Historical Markers along a trail.

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499 Reservoir Road
Wilkesboro NC 28697


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

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NC Scenic Byway 268 West.

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