McDowell County’s only premiere lake front restaurant and bar, marina and event venue. We are a restaurant & bar with live entertainment and family activities.

We have a full line of apparel and everything needed for fun in the sun on the lake. Our retail section is here to meet your every last minute need!
Bear Creek Marina and Restaurant is the perfect match for those seeking waterfront activities and relaxation on the lake with good food and drink and live music on one of our three waterfront decks. Let our highly trained and attentive staff take care of your every need!

We are closed for the season and will reopen in April.

The most beautiful mountain & lake setting in WNC – Visit Bear Creek Marina