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Lake Phelps

Address: Pettigrew State Park, Creswell, NC
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Ranked #3 of 3 things to do in Creswell
Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Fishing, Canoeing
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Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Fishing, Canoeing
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Mechanicsville, Virginia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

A nice back roads drive of 3.5 hours (181 miles ) No traffic just had to slow down for towns. Beautiful lake that is big and plenty of room for power boats, jet skis, water skiing and lots of fishing. What is truly amazing is that the average depth of the lake is about 4 feet. I was able to... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Lake Phelps is a beautiful pocosin lake in eastern North Carolina. There is a public boat landing at the State Park. The lake is a shallow clear water lake that is great for fishing and swimming.

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Pungo, North Carolina, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012

Its a little country, it is a little backwoods. Quiet and beautiful.

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