B. Everett Jordan Lake 24″x36″ One-sided. Scale 1:48,000 Waterproof and Tear Resistant! GPS Compatible, Mairina Listings, Lake Structure, Road Network and More. This 13,900-acre lake is located within a 45 minute drive south of Raleigh-Durham. In addition to the dam being one of the state’s most important water resources, the lake offers recreational opportunities throughout the year. The state operates 6 recreation area located on both sides of the lake providing amenities such as camping, swim beaches, bathhouses, boat launches, hiking trails, picnicking, shoreline and dock fishing. The area is very popular with fishermen, water-skiers, canoeists, sailors and jet skiers.