The beauty of sustainability
From rock-lined drainage to easements preserving the shoreline trees, everything we do at Lake James is designed to ensure the beauty of the lake remains for centuries to come.
The Paths to Happiness
Beautiful land is meant to be gently enjoyed, and no other lake provides the vistas and opportunities to actively enjoy the environment like Lake James.
The deepest, clearest lake on the Catawba.
Lake James is not just the deepest lake on the Catawba, it is the clearest and cleanest.
The Lake James Life
Discover a richness of experience surrounded by the extraordinary beauty of Lake James. Whether you enjoy the quiet solace of connecting with nature, or prefer a more heart pounding adventure on the trails or the water, there is never a dull moment here, except by design. Social activities and the camp bring residents together, while a higher degree of privacy is available for families focusing on themselves.
Our lake. Your dream house.
There are very few lakes worthy of building a dream home on, but Lake James is.
The sounds of serenity.
In the shadows of the Blue Ridge Mountains is a lake unlike any other. Crisp, clear water gently laps at the shoreline. Birds softly serenade the sun as daybreak’s reflection dances across the lake. The majestic beauty of the land and the unspoiled shoreline and surrounding wilderness of Lake James allow for a connection with nature and the serenity that brings. Click below, turn up your volume and experience the native soothing sounds of what we believe is the most beautiful lake in the world. It’s one way to disconnect from everything that doesn’t matter and get a small taste of the peace you can find here….even if it is just for a few minutes.