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Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve

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6211 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-6900
+1 704-875-1391
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A mixed experience

We arrived a 10.15am and the gates were still closed (they should open at 10am). Unfortunately for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Monique E
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The Netherlands
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Great walk

Before going to Latta Plantation the is a possibility for some walking trails about half a mile... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hans V
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The Netherlands
via mobile
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6211 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-6900
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived a 10.15am and the gates were still closed (they should open at 10am). Unfortunately for us a large group of schoolchildren was also waiting to get in and when the gates were eventually opened these kids stormed the office/store so it was very...More

Thank Monique E
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Before going to Latta Plantation the is a possibility for some walking trails about half a mile before the Plantation site. Several trails are discribed at the start. Maybe better if the distance was mentioned.

Thank Hans V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place for a nice hike. There are bathrooms and water fountains before the trail heads. Great easy trails for the dog and I.

Thank Angela P
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views of mountain island lake...nice quick walkabout to see the geese....best time to go early spring

Thank isletime
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We loved the Latta Plantation Preserve. There are several different trails to choose from and the trails were nice and wide for the most part and easy to get around. We will definitely go back. The only thing we missed were some benches at some...More

1  Thank britbop
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Wonderful small nature center, exceptionally helpful staff, very nice choice of trails. Too bad I don't live locally because I saw a wonderful selection of programs offered, many of them free.

1  Thank bj2kb
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This truly is a beautiful place ,excellent value $8 entrance fee , the house tour is great very informative the grounds are lovely well kept and use of originality is fantastic definitely worth a visit volunteers /staff were lovely pleasant and friendly.

Thank janewing1275
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We've been to the plantation house before, but this weekend was our first time hiking on the trails with kids. There is a good variety of terrain & everything is labeled well. Nice scenery & it was cool seeing the endangered sunflowers which are in...More

1  Thank saibot
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It was a really neat experience. The "actors" were great to talk to and knew a lot about the place. I wish it would've been more original and that you could take pictures inside the house. I found it odd that you couldn't.

1  Thank Michele S
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We were recently in the Carolinas and wanted something interesting to do with our family. We had been to other plantations in the South so went to see this one. It was much smaller than other ones we have seen but just as much fun....More

1  Thank Lise P
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