We at Kerr Lake Park Watch get and hear a lot of complaints, but rarely do we get a visitor or camper who wants to share their findings publicly. Below is an observation on Henderson Point State Recreation Area. Though this person freely offered their name and their campsite, we will only furnish the person’s … Read moreContinue Reading →
Archive for KLPW – Campground Facilities and Improvements
KERR LAKE CAMPGROUNDS WILL STAY CLOSED IN NC STATE PARKS UNTIL MAY 22 – VA MAY REOPEN FIRST – CORPS?
Campers and park users have been especially eager this spring to get to parks, though socially distanced, masked and armed with hand sanitizer, people want to get out since the Covid 19 pandemic hit our country. Times are confusing, and while government staff and officials continue to be on parks’ payrolls, getting a park open … Read moreContinue Reading →
Kerr Lake Park Watch wants to know what you think are priorities in the parks around Kerr Lake. We’re starting with the seven NC State Recreation Areas on the North Carolina side. You can find our poll on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/KerrLakeParkWatch. All you have to do is to vote and if you’d like … Read moreContinue Reading →
High Water of Kerr Lake Over Memorial Day Weekend Is Just the Beginning – After Campers – The Big Sweep Begins The people who have been visiting Kerr Lake over the long Memorial Day weekend and who did not have their plans canceled or dampened by a daunting 308.68-foot Kerr Lake flooded level, that’s over … Read moreContinue Reading →
CAMPSITE GRAVEL REPLENISHMENT PROGRAM DELAYED BY HIGH WATER IS NOW UNDER WAY AT NC KERR LAKE STATE RECREATION AREAS
The water went up the first of May to 313 ft and down, then to 311 ft and down, then to 307.5 ft in June (above sea level, normal is 300 ft) and now it’s back close to normal. NC Parks maintenance crews at Kerr have pulled the electric boxes on campsites, put them back, … Read moreContinue Reading →