Lake Mackintosh

Category:

Paddling, Picnicking

Location & Distance from Elon:

2704 Huffman Mill Rd
Burlington, NC 27215

~15 minutes

How to Get There:

What to Expect:

Lake Mackintosh has 61 miles of shoreline and is the main water source for the town of Burlington. Features of the lake are:

  • Kayak, pedal boat & row boat rentals
  • Picnic Sites (with picnic tables and grills)
  • Playground
  • Open-Air Shelter (available for rentals)
  • Lakeside Clubhouse (available for rentals)
  • Pier & Bank Fishing
  • Boat Ramps

Because it is the main water source, this is not a site for swimming.

Kayaks can be rented for the Full day for $20 or for four hours for $15. Row Boats can be rented for the Full day for $15. Pedal Boats can be rented for $6/hour. Renters must be 16 years or older.

Bank or Pier Fishing requires a fee of $3.

The park is closed Monday & Tuesdays.

LakeMacHours
Source: http://www.burlingtonnc.gov/245/Lake-Mackintosh-Park-Marina 

Places to visit on the way to/from:

Alamance Crossing

More info:

http://www.burlingtonnc.gov/245/Lake-Mackintosh-Park-Marina

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