Valdese Lakeside Park

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Park Amenities Donations/Pledges Available – $266,441 as of July 29, 2019

Valdese Lakeside Park Features (Proposed)

  • Trail connecting McGalliard Falls Park, plus additional hiking trails
  • Mountain Bike Trails (7 miles of trails possible – can also walk/run)
  • Mountain Bike Pump Track
  • Disc Golf Course – 18 hole – Championship Level
  • Kayak/Canoe Launch
  • Picnic Area
  • Open Green
  • Fishing pier
  • Overlook – Viewing Platform
  • Multigenerational exercise equipment
  • Natural Playground (ideas)
  • Restrooms
  • Parking
  • Dog Park
  • Paved Walking Loop
  • Observation Tower (ideas)

Master Park Plan

Aerial Video of 300 Acres by Tony Lee Glenn

Valdese Lakeside Park Slide Show for Nov 3 Celebration thanking all involved in the land purchse.

The early Valdese Lakeside Park Plan covers the history of this project, benefits of the park and details of the park. It was used to generate initial interest in the project.

Timeline of FVR Starting and VLP Project

To ensure this is the “people’s park,” input meetings were held for groups listed below (Nov – Feb 2018) and feedback taken again at the draft plan presentation on April 3 by  Destination by Design.