The One Hikeable Lake Near Charlotte That’s Simply Breathtaking In The Fall

The weather may be getting cooler in the QC, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t a great time for a fall hike on the weekend! Bundle up and visit the McDowell Nature Preserve on Lake Wylie. It’s a great place to take an easy hike while enjoying the beauty of fall on the lake.

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Have you been hiking this fall? Where’s your favorite spot to enjoy an autumn hike? Let us know in the comments! We’re always looking for fun new spots to explore, and don’t forget to share photos from your adventures on the Only In Charlotte Facebook page or on Instagram using #onlyincharlotte for a chance to see them featured!