Reflections on Oak Ridge Lake

Few images are more beautiful than a lake near sunset, ringed by tall trees and other native greenery reflected in the still water. Such a lake is Oak Ridge Lake in Oak Ridge, North Carolina.

Oak Ridge Lake

Below is a close-up of a pier on the lake, somewhat visible in the above picture.

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A pier on Oak Ridge Lake

Several docks extend into the lake.

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A dock on Oak Ridge Lake

Fishermen enjoy angling for the trout that have been stocked in the lake.

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Fishing at Oak Ridge Lake

For more information about Oak Ridge, interested readers can visit the town’s website at