National White Water Center

Name:   National White Water Center


Last Visit: Aug 2007

 

Description:  An artificial white water river. It has been a few years since I was there last and they have added a lot of sports themed things to do.  It is a cool place to take action pictures of white water Kayaking and rafting and other sports.  There are a great many other things to do.  There are a lot of events though the year also that could be photo opportunities.  Of course there will be more going on in the summer.

 

GPS Address:  5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28214

 

Parking:  Lots of parking 5$ day.

 

Cost:  5$ parking fee.  You can look take pictures of the activities for free.  If you want to do any of them then it costs more.  See the web site for costs.  I think you can hike walk the 20 miles of trails for free, but they are heavily used by mountain bikes perhaps not the best place for hiking.

 

Difficulty:  Easy to walk around the white water river it is mostly flat and concrete, Trails will be dirt and take more effort.  

 

Kind of photos:  Action Sports white water and other sports. 


Lens most used: 140 mm

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LINK --  http://usnwc.org/ 

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PICTURES  taken Aug. 2007