This great lake has 238 miles of shoreline and 16 square miles of surface area.
While you're here at Fontana Lake and you want to go for a horse ride, you could go to Cade's Cove Riding Stables. Near Fontana Lake you come across the Appalachian National Scenic Trail which is a good hiking trail. Lakes are great; Nantahala Lake is a lake that's close to Fontana Lake. This lake is located in the wonderful Great Smoky Mountains. Now, you may feel
that's a heap but there's even more amusing stuff to do here at Fontana Lake. Go ahead and take the kids to River Rat Tubing & Kayak while you're here at Fontana Lake.