The Closest Beaches to Greensboro, North Carolina

Hours from the ocean. Three local lakes don't allow swimming or wading. Also check out: http://www.livestrong.com/article/163226-north-carolina-lakes-with-beaches/

Lake Jordan in Cary - 67 miles away

Lake Lure - 163 miles west

Tuckertown Reservoir - 56 miles - https://www.alcoa.com/yadkin/en/info_page/lake_access.asp



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Justine Bayod Espoz is an arts and culture photojournalist based in Madrid, Spain, who began writing professionally in 2001. She has since published her writing, photography and videos in such international online and print magazines as "Art Monthly Australia," "Dance Europe," "Dance International" and "Dance Magazine." She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and English literature from Smith College.