Buying a home near the U.S. National Whitewater Center is great for people who want an active, outdoor lifestyle. The Center has 1,100 acres on the Catawba River with a wide variety of outdoor activities for all ages and skill levels. Enjoy whitewater rafting and kayaking, flatwater kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, rock climbing, zip lines, ropes courses, a canopy tour, and mountain biking on the center’s 25+ mile trail system.
You’ll find a large selection of homes, townhouses and condos nearby, in a wide range of prices.
Not just recreation, but fun!
Don’t miss the center’s live music and outdoor festivals. The River Jam concert series takes place every Thursday and Saturday evening throughout the summer months, in addition to nine unique festivals held throughout the year. The River’s Edge Bar & Grill, Pump House Biergarten, Adventure Dining opportunities, as well as multiple event/ meeting venues offer relaxing experiences after a long day of outdoor adventure.
Buying a home near the Whitewater Center also means you can take advantage of the center’s development programs, which include specialized instruction and certification, summer camps for children and teenagers, and customizable team development courses for groups and schools.
Other fun things to do in Charlotte
The Whitewater Center is just the beginning if you’re a sports fan in Charlotte! The top-notch NFL Carolina Panthers, the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets, two NASCAR Sprint Cup races and the NASCAR All-Star Race, the Wells Fargo Championship and the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Love a good thrill? Check out Carowinds amusement park, home of the tallest and fastest Giga roller coaster in the world.