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Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve

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6211 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-6900
+1 704-875-1391
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Best quick hike in Charlotte

Beautiful views of mountain island lake...nice quick walkabout to see the geese....best time to go... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
isletime
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NC
via mobile
Beautiful, easy spot

We loved the Latta Plantation Preserve. There are several different trails to choose from and the... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2018
britbop
,
Santiago, Chile
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6211 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-6900
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views of mountain island lake...nice quick walkabout to see the geese....best time to go early spring

Thank isletime
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We loved the Latta Plantation Preserve. There are several different trails to choose from and the trails were nice and wide for the most part and easy to get around. We will definitely go back. The only thing we missed were some benches at some...More

1  Thank britbop
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Wonderful small nature center, exceptionally helpful staff, very nice choice of trails. Too bad I don't live locally because I saw a wonderful selection of programs offered, many of them free.

1  Thank bj2kb
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This truly is a beautiful place ,excellent value $8 entrance fee , the house tour is great very informative the grounds are lovely well kept and use of originality is fantastic definitely worth a visit volunteers /staff were lovely pleasant and friendly.

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We've been to the plantation house before, but this weekend was our first time hiking on the trails with kids. There is a good variety of terrain & everything is labeled well. Nice scenery & it was cool seeing the endangered sunflowers which are in...More

1  Thank saibot
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It was a really neat experience. The "actors" were great to talk to and knew a lot about the place. I wish it would've been more original and that you could take pictures inside the house. I found it odd that you couldn't.

1  Thank Michele S
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We were recently in the Carolinas and wanted something interesting to do with our family. We had been to other plantations in the South so went to see this one. It was much smaller than other ones we have seen but just as much fun....More

1  Thank Lise P
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Called in on the way to the Raptur centre, very interesting collection and the guy on duty extremely knowledgeable, great place to take children

Thank kiwierps
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

The park in itself offers many things to do from horse back riding, canoeing, trails, playground, plantation, etc. I had know idea that there was so much available. Our purpose was to tour the plantation. It was not what I expected but very worthwhile and...More

2  Thank jeans7491
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

There are many different trails and levels of difficulty... We walked on the Cattail Trail the day we went, circling back along the lake. We watched the boats, water skiers and jet skis on the water. Fun place to take pictures. It's free, but very...More

1  Thank EMM-batraxos
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