Race City, USA
With the nickname, "Race City USA", Mooresville is known for being the home of many of NASCAR's most prominent teams. The town is located in southern Iredell County along the shores of Lake Norman.
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The town of Mooresville offers ten public parks, including its newest Bellingham Park with 47 acres of walking and bike trails, a sand volleyball court, horseshoe pits and a playground. Not only Bellingham Park, but there are numerous parks for your family to enjoy. The Mooresville YMCA boasts a wide array of exercise equipment and classes, as well as children's after-school activities and youth sports. The Town of Mooresville also has a regulation par-72 golf course open to the public year-round as a self-supporting department of the Town. Lasty, the Mooresville Public Library provides educational, informational, recreational and cultural resources for people of all ages and interests.
Just north of Mooresville is the Lake Norman State Park of Troutman. This is the only place where public swimming is allowed from Lake Norman shores. The park also offers boat ramps, picnic shelters, campsites and hiking trails.
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