Lake Wylie


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6 Best Things To Do In Fort Mill, South Carolina

Date: 7/26/2017 10:02:00 PM

Popular launch locations are the Catawba River launch at Fort Mill Dam, the landing at Rock Hill, the Catawba River Landsford Canal, the Fishing Creek boat launch, and the Lake Wylie Launch at Nivens Creek Landing, among others. Launch times are from 8:00

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School administrators are on the move in Lake Wylie. See where they’ll be this fall.

Rock Hill Herald

Date: 7/26/2017 7:36:00 AM

Students’ won’t be the only new faces when school starts in August. Clover School District announced several administrative swaps, some impacting Lake Wylie schools. Sarah Hamilton, the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Larne Elementary School, is coming to

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Cash Confessional: A week of spending in Charlotte on a $70,000 salary

Date: 7/26/2017 2:59:00 AM

I grabbed Chick-fil-A for lunch for $6.83, and was able to escape the office at 2pm to head down to Lake Wylie with some friends. One of these friends owns a boat and drove us around the lake for the rest of the afternoon. I gave him $10 for gas before

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Rock Hill welcomes Team USA for BMX World Championships

Rock Hill Herald

Date: 7/24/2017 10:20:00 PM

The Council of Chambers of York County includes Greater Clover, Greater York, Lake Wylie and the York County Regional Chambers of Commerce. York County Day is from 12 to 2 p.m. at the BMX track, 1307 Riverwalk Parkway. Sign up today for unlimited digital

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Splash! New waves of people flock to Catawba River in Rock Hill area

Charlotte Observer

Date: 7/24/2017 5:33:00 PM

Tubers can even float in large groups. Another trip offered by outfitters starts at the Lake Wylie dam between Tega Cay and Fort Mill and ends more than 3 1/2 miles down the river at Riverwalk, or 6 1/2 miles at River Park. “I think for the most part

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• River: Catawba River
• Surface Area: 12,139 Acres
Lake Wylie is a reservoir, or man-made lake in the U.S. states of both South Carolina and North Carolina. The lake has a surface area of 13,400 acres and features 325 miles of shore line.
Lake Wylie's location on both the South Carolina and North Carolina borders makes it a common recreational destination for residents of nearby cities including Charlotte, Fort Mill, and Rock Hill. Duke Power manages six public boat access areas on the lake. There are also two towns that are located on Lake Wylie including, Tega Cay and Lake Wylie
Lake Wylie is one of eleven lakes on the Catawba River and is the second oldest lake in the Catawba River Chain, with water being moved around each lake on the chain system through Duke Power. The lake has a surface area of approximately 13,443 acres with 325 miles of shoreline, and stretches from the Mountain Island Dam, south of Mountain Island Lake in North Carolina to the Wylie Dam on the south end of the lake. The average depth of the lake is just over twenty feet.
The Catawba Nuclear Generating Station is located on the south-western part of the lake, and draws its cooling water from the lake. Allen Steam Station located on the northern part of the lake (west of Charlotte) also draws its cooling water from the lake.
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