Raleigh

Trails

This page lists trails for walking, hiking, biking, skating and horseback riding in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.
Kids Raleigh: Trails - Fun 4 Raleigh Kids
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Abbotts Creek Park and Community Center

Ages 2-5: Rubberized Safety Surface, Fence enclosing area, 2 Tot Bucket Swings Ages 5 - 12: Rubbe ...

Playground Features
9950 Durant Road, Raleigh, NC, 27614
American Tobacco Trail

The American Tobacco Trail is a 22+ mile rails-to-trails project located in the Triangle Region of N ...

Anderson Point Park

Offers a variety of habitats for wildlife viewing. Home to the enchanting historic Anderson Family H ...

Playground Features
20 Anderson Point Dr, Raleigh, NC, 27610
Annie L. Jones Park

With tennis courts, ball fields, a playground, and picnic amenities, Annie L. Jones Park is a popula ...

Playground Features
1414 Tarbert Drive, Cary, NC, 27511
Apex Community Park

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

Playground Features
2200 Laura Duncan Rd, Apex, NC, 27511
Apex Nature Park & Seymour Athletic Fields

Over 160 acres of active and passive play await in two distinct sections of the park: Section 1: ...

2600 Evans Road, Apex, NC, 27502
Baileywick Park

City park which includes two shelters, baseball, softball and multipurpose athletic fields, plus two ...

Playground Features
9501 Baileywick Rd, Raleigh, NC, 27615
Barwell Road Park and Community Center

The playground and Panther Play 60 Challenge course opened in 2021. The Panther Play 60 Challenge co ...

5857 Barwell Park Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610
Bass Lake Park

Bass Lake Park is home to many species of native plants and animals which can be viewed along our be ...

900 Bass Lake Road, Holly Springs, NC, 27540
Beaver Creek Greenway

Beaver Creek Greenway offers a pleasant, paved route in the community of Apex, a western suburb of R ...

1609 Kelly Road, Apex, NC, 27502
Black Creek Greenway

Black Creek Greenway is one of the Town's longest and most popular greenways due to its length and c ...

1100 Norwell Boulevard, Cary, NC, 27513
Blue Jay Point County Park

Blue Jay Point County Park is a 236-acre park located on the shores of Falls Lake in northern Wake C ...

3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh, NC, 27614
Carpenter Park

Central Pond with Earthen Dam Restroom Structure Children's Play Area Play Lawn Area Multi-Sport ...

4420 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary, NC, 27519
Centennial Park

This beautiful 10-acre park features a large, flat space that can be configured to a variety of socc ...

1015 New Bethel Church Road, Garner, NC, 27529
Church Street Park

Church Street Park includes many athletic and recreational opportunities. There are several amenitie ...

Playground Features
5800 Cricket Pitch Way, Morrisville, NC, 27560
Crabtree Creek Greenway

There are currently two separate segments to Cary’s Crabtree Creek greenway; the 1.7 mile Crabtree L ...

Crabtree Creek Trail

The Crabtree Creek Trail in suburban Raleigh, North Carolina, is composed of seven segments: Allegha ...

Lindsay Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27612
Creech Road Park

Located adjacent to Creech Road Elementary School, this 17-acre park features a lighted softball fie ...

Playground Features
400 Creech Road, Garner, NC, 27529
Davis Drive Park

Town of Cary park featuring 4 soccer fields, 1 basketball slab, playground, picnic shelter, picnic t ...

Playground Features
1610 Davis Drive, Cary, NC, 27511
Dead Broke Farm

Dead Broke Farm offers horseback riding to the public including: guided trail rides, western style r ...

6921 Wildlife Trail, Raleigh, NC, 27613
Durant Nature Preserve

Durant Nature Preserve was formerly known as Camp Durant, headquarters for the Occoneechee Council o ...

8305 Camp Durant Rd, Raleigh, NC, 27614
E. Carroll Joyner Park

This Town of Wake Forest park offers several historical attractions including: Restored Farm Bui ...

701 Harris Road, Wake Forest, NC, 27587
Forest Ridge Park

Forest Ridge Park has trails for everyone, including single track mountain bike trails, hiking and m ...

2100 Old NC HWY 98, Wake Forest, NC, 27587
Fred G. Bond Metro Park

The Town of Cary Fred G. Bond Metro Park, at 310 acres, is one of the largest municipal parks in Wak ...

Playground Features
801 High House Road, Cary, NC, 27511
Fuquay Mineral Spring Park

Fuquay Mineral Spring was discovered in the Spring of 1858 by Davey Crocket Fuquay and Stephen Fuqua ...

105 West Spring Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC, 27526
Garner Recreational Park

Garner Recreational Park is located in the Historic Garner District at 221 East Garner Road. This pa ...

Playground Features
221 East Garner Road, Garner, NC, 27529
Garner Veterans Memorial

The memorial was designed to honor all veterans, especially those who died during conflict and war. ...

921 Buffaloe Rd., Garner, NC, 27529
Green Hills County Park

A day at Green Hills County Park provides a variety of recreational activities for all ages. The res ...

Playground Features
9300 Deponie Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27614
H.L. Miller Park

Town of Wake Forest two-acre wooded park located behind the Wake Forest Town Hall, which includes pi ...

401 Elm Ave., Wake Forest, NC, 27587
H.L. Miller Park

Amenities and Features two-acre wooded park located behind the Wake Forest Town Hall picnic table ...

Playground Features
401 Elm Ave, Wake Forest, NC, 27587
Harold D. Ritter Park

A favorite for families, Harold D. Ritter Park boasts multiple slides, a sky wheel climber, a climbi ...

301 Lochmere Drive West, Cary, NC, 27511
Harris Lake County Park

The 680-acre park is situated on a peninsula near the Shearon Harris Reservoir in New Hill, N.C. – a ...

2112 County Park Drive, New Hill, NC, 27562
Hemlock Bluff Nature Preserve

A visit to Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve is sure to captivate and delight. Whether you are an avid ...

2616 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC, 27518
Historic Yates Mill County Park

The 174-acre wildlife park features hiking trails, Historic Yates Mill, Wake County’s last remaining ...

4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC, 27603
Honeycutt Park

City park including two playgrounds (ages 2-5 and 5-12) with woodchip surface, plus athletic fields, ...

Playground Features
1032 Clear Creek Farm Rd, Raleigh, NC, 27615
Hunter Street Park

Town of Apex 12 acre park featuring softball/baseball field, soccer field, asphalt walking trail, mu ...

Playground Features
1250 Ambergate Station, Apex, NC, 27502
Indian Creek Greenway Playground

Features: Playground Equipment Restrooms Picnic Shelters with Tables 1.8 Mile trail

Playground Features
101 Town Hall Drive, Morrisville, NC, 27560
Jack Smith Park

The 50-acre tract, formerly the Bartley family farm, is on the south side of Penny Road near Holly S ...

Open Season: mid-May through mid-September
9725 Penny Road, Cary, NC, 27606
Jaks Stables

JAKS Stables is a horse farm in Youngsville offering riding lessons, equine therapy, birthday partie ...

4720 US 401 Hwy S, Youngsville, NC, 27596
Jones Park

Jones Park includes playgrounds, a fishing pond, a covered picnic area, a disc golf course, trails, ...

405 School Days Lane, Holly Springs, NC, 27540
Kelly Road Park

Kelly Park is a 25 acre park with picnic shelter, grill, playground area for children ages 2-5 as we ...

Playground Features
1609 Kelly Road, Apex, NC, 27502
Kiwanis Park - Wake Forest

Town of Wake Forest one-acre park adjacent to the Wake Forest Public Library which includes a playgr ...

Playground Features
400 E. Holding Ave., Wake Forest, NC, 27587
Knightdale Environmental Park and Trails

With entrances from Town Hall and East Wake Regional Library, the Knightdale Environmental Park offe ...

1385 N Smithfield Road, Knightdale, NC, 27545
Knightdale Station Park

For many years, this 71-acre site was farmed and operated as a nursery. The design of the park refle ...

810 North First Avenue, Knightdale, NC, 27545
Lake Benson Park

Most of this 64-acre park is comprised of open space, which can accommodate a variety of activities, ...

Playground Features
921 Buffaloe Road, Garner, NC, 27529
Lake Crabtree County Park

Lake Crabtree County Park offers visitors opportunities for outdoor recreation. Located on a 215-acr ...

1400 Aviation Parkway, Morrisville, NC, 27560
Lake Johnson Park

Lake Johnson has paved greenway and natural surface trails, fishing, public programs, seasonal boat ...

4601 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27606
Lake Raleigh Recreation Area

On the southern side of Centennial Campus, surrounded by 96 acres of protected forest, Lake Raleigh ...

2450 Alumni Dr, Raleigh, NC, 27606
Leesville Park

City of Raleigh park with two playgrounds, both with woodchip surface. The trail is a 10-foot wide, ...

5105 Country Trail, Raleigh, NC, 27613
MacDonald Woods Park

Whether you are in the mood for a little basketball, or just want a nice shaded play area, MacDonald ...

Playground Features
1601 Seabrook Avenue, Cary, NC, 27511