The Uwharrie National Forest is uniquely situated within a 2-hour drive from the largest population centers in North Carolina. Recreation use is growing, especially in the Badin Lake area and along the 20-mile Uwharrie National Recreation trail. The Uwharrie National Forest Recreation map provides information on recreational uses, trails, roads, streams, lakes, shooting ranges, campgrounds and other availabe facilities. The map also displays color photographs of point of interest and activities. Scale is one inch per mile (1: 126 720).