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Boating In Southwest North Carolina

Boating in Southwest North CarolinaThere are plenty of places to go boating in southwest NC. Major lakes and rivers are the primary choices. Often, out-of-the-way, smaller waters are less crowded and can provide a slightly different boating experience. Use these boating resources to locate nearby boating equipment and accessories to enhance your time on the water and keep the boat well maintained. Whether it's a family adventure or a fishing trip, boating in North Carolina can be fun for all.

Boating equipment and accessories.

Listed below find resources for boating gear, equipment and supplies. Resources are listed within proximity of cities and attractions. A sampling of cities listed include Ashville, Charlotte, Hendersonville, Murphy and Waynesville. Contact them with your questions about safety equipment, marine electronics, water toys and accessories to enhance your boating experience.

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Southwest Resources

Locate boating gear, equipment and accessories at boat dealers, sporting good stores and RV centers throughout North Carolina by location - within or nearby cities in southern and western North Carolina.


Carolinas Performance Marine
8130 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28214
704 394-1156

West Marine
13000 York Rd
Charlotte, NC 28278
704 588-1020

Lake Wylie Boat & Yacht Sales
16310 York Rd
Charlotte, NC 28205
704 588-8828


Driftwood Marine
3769 Chimney Rock Rd
Hendersonville, NC 28792
828 685-1313


Nicks Marine
111 Holly Branch Ln
Murphy, NC 28906
828 837-4411


WNC Marine Inc
19089 Great Smoky Mountain Expy
Waynesville, NC 28786
828 452-1403


Southwest NC boating supplies, marine equipment and water sport gear.

Keep your boat well maintained and grab some water-sport, activity items for family fun at the lake. Boating accessories are available from North Carolina boat dealers, sporting good stores and discount outdoor centers for all type boats including car toppers, ski & wake board boats, fishing and bass boats, speed boats, inflatables, jon boats, sailboats, pleasure boats, family boats, luxury yachts, pontoon boats, cruisers, cuddy cabin boats, canoes, deck boats, aluminum boats, electric boats, jet skis, personal watercraft and fish-and-ski combos.

New and used boats for sale in southwest North Carolina

Lake, weather and boating conditions matter.

North Carolina is a boating paradise, get out and enjoy it every opportunity you get. Any time you are on the water in North Carolina, make safety a first priority. Additionally, every boater should carry boating insurance for the protection of individuals in your boat as well as others on the water.

You can acquire a licence for your boat by contacting the North Carolina Boat Licensing office.

Local marinas can be a good source of information about lake levels, launch ramp facilities and weather conditions. Contact Northwest Creek Marina, Salty Dawg Marina or Teach's Lair Marina before visiting the lakes where they reside.

Boating equipment and marine accessories

Enjoy the southwest North Carolina waterways in a boat fully equipped for convenience, safety, comfort and pleasure with boating supplies, accessories and equipment from these local boating outlets.

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