Springs, Lakes and Rivers

This page lists springs, lakes, rivers and other swimming holes in natural bodies of water in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.
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Apex Community Park

Vast park with a 50-acre lake for canoes, kayaks, sailboards & fishing, 3 ball fields and 2 batting cages, 2 soccer fields, 3 sand volleyball courts, ...

Area: Cary & Morrisville & Apex
2200 Laura Duncan Rd, Apex, NC, 27511
Restrooms: Yes
Falls Lake

Falls Lake State Recreation Area provides beaches, boating, swimming, water skiing, picnic areas and fishing on a 12,000-acre lake. Sandling Beach, ...

Area: Wake Forest & Rolesville
13304 Creedmoor Rd., Wake Forest, NC, 27587
Jordan Lake State Recreation Area

Imagine relaxing in a cove, listening to the sounds of water rippling. Then, you feel a firm tug on your fishing line. It's going to be a big one! Pic ...

Area: Cary & Morrisville & Apex
280 State Park Road, Apex, NC, 27523
Lake Wheeler Park

City of Raleigh park with one woodchip covered playground. There are six rentable picnic shelters, as well as an outdoor volleyball court. Lake Wh ...

Area: SE Raleigh & Garner
6404 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh, NC, 27603