About Lake Gaston
Did you know… Lake Gaston was formed as part of the The Gaston Dam Project which was completed in 1963. Lake Gaston celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2013.
Did you know… Dominion Power owns Lake Gaston and maintains its lake levels. Property owners adjacent to the lake must obtain permissions with regard to construction of boathouses or removal of vegetation along its shores. For more details visit: Dominion Power Construction and Use Procedures for Lake Gaston & Roanoke Rapids Lake
Did you know… Lake Gaston is 35 miles long with approximately 350 miles of shoreline.
Did you know… Lake Gaston straddles the North Carolina Virginia state line and traverses through 5 counties - North Carolina: Halifax, Northampton and Warren Counties, Virginia: Brunswick & Mecklenburg Counties.
Did you know… The Eaton Ferry Bridge is the main connection between points north and south across the central portion of Lake Gaston.
Did you know… When searching for Lake Gaston property and you want to limit your search to a certain area of the lake, use the Eaton Ferry Bridge and the lake as your crossing point whereby you “divide” the lake by Quads – NW, NE, SW, SE
Did you know… Many of the Lake Gaston subdivisions offer community boat ramps for easy lake access. Additionally there are scattered about the 5 county lake area, public boat launches for water access.