At a Glance –
Copperhead Island Park is best known for having the only public boat ramps on the Charlotte (Mecklenburg County NC) side of Lake Wylie. There are a total of 4 boat ramps as well as fishing piers and other amenities.
Copperhead Island is part of the larger McDowell Nature Preserve – the largest public park in Charlotte.
In addition to boating and fishing conveniences, the park is a popular destination for gatherings, group parties and get-togethers. The entire island can be reserved for group camping and use of the picnic shelter (lights, water, electricity, grills, restrooms, etc.)