The 680-acre park is situated on a peninsula near the Shearon Harris Reservoir in New Hill, N.C. – and is convenient to Raleigh, Cary, Apex, Holly Springs and Fuquay-Varina. Indulge your senses as you tour the brightly colored sensory garden, take your bike out on the Hog Run Mountain Bike Trail, play a round of disc golf with friends or spend a quiet afternoon fishing at Harris Lake County Park. You might get lucky and pull a monster out of the lake!
The playground is unsupervised and includes a kids' lot (ages 5–12) and tot lot (ages 2–5).
Geocaching is an accepted recreational activity at Harris Lake County Park. The park maintains a maximum number of caches on park property.