Bear Lake Reserve is a 2100 acre gated community located halfway between Cashiers and Sylva NC. It provides the perfect blend of lake access and long range mountain views.
The 14,000 sq ft Lake Clubhouse offers both Casual and Traditional dining experiences as well as a Fitness center, multiple pools, a café, Theater room, a water sport and outdoor activity outfitter center. The community is located on nearly the entire southern shoreline of Bear Creek Lake. These pristine mountain waters offer unrestricted boating access, great fishing, and one of the most low traffic mountain lakes in Western North Carolina.
A ten slip private marina and paddle boat cove allow members and guests access to pontoon boats, jet skis, a jet boat w/ski tower, canoes and kayaks. A nine hole Nicklaus design executive golf course, practice facility and disc golf are located at the properties highest elevation. A growing tennis program and facility are also included in the list amenities. The Gated entrance to Bear Lake Reserve is staffed from 8 am-midnight year round providing both security and a friendly greeting upon your arrival.
The Golden Farm Amphitheater provides a one of a kind outdoor music venue for the annual summer concert series and the perfect vantage point for the yearly Fourth of July celebration and fireworks show. The Mill Pond Pavilion is a common area for Bear Lake Residents to enjoy. It includes a full kitchen, indoor and outdoor dining space, indoor and outdoor fireplaces and two fully stocked trout fishing ponds.