Fonta Flora County Park

drawing of a featherThe Fonta Flora County Park Concept Plan will utilize the “Natural Capital” of the Lake James area as an ecotourism base and incorporate “Green Economy” principles as a means to blending a variety of recreational and economic elements into the Lake James area of Burke County, while still maintaining a healthy natural environment.

Proposed Program Public Elements

  • 18 Hole Disc Golf Course
  • Adventure Playground
  • Deep Water Launch
  • Eagle Nest Platform
  • Event Pavilion
  • Fonta Flora Trailhead
  • Loch Bridge
  • North Carolina Wildlife Fishing Area
  • Parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Restroom
  • Visitor's Dock

Private Program Elements

  • Outfitter Base Camp
  • Overlook Pavilion
  • Parking
  • Private Road
  • Provisions Store and Kayak Livery
  • Yurt Village
  • Zip Line

Concept Documents

Download the two concept documents:

Trail Blog

If you have any questions about current and future construction of proposed program elements within Fonta Flora County Park, contact Burke County Community Development at 828-764-9030.