Historic Yates Mill County Park
Several great hiking trails, wild life viewing, and bird watching! Most Saturdays you can tour the mill.
“50 acres of parkland and a 650-acre lake offering fishing, sailing, canoeing, rowing and kayaking. The Waterfront Program Center offers programs and classes, a small conference facility and concessions. Picnic facilities and sand volleyball also available. Many special events are held each year. Free admission; fee for boat launch and facility rental. Hours: Daily, sunrise-sunset.”
“A great place to hike or bike along a winding river. Take a picnic lunch and enjoy the outdoors. They also have a playground. ”
“One block away. This property was once a part of the largest plantation in Wake County. Check the website for special events and tours: raleighnc.gov/museums”