Shelley Lake Park
Shelley Lake Park consists of a 53 acre lake and park land surrounding the lake with two miles of paved, scenic greenway trails. There are many opportunities to enjoy nature, including beautiful and serene woods, views of the lake, and abundant wildlife.
A beautiful lake setting just 2 miles away from the Dutch Retreat with a paved 2 mile path around the lake. All sorts of floral and fauna. In the spring, be on the look out for the Bald Eagles raising their chicks. Shelley Lake is a popular place for bikers, runners and walkers (whether it be…
Beautiful lake with a 2ish mile paved loop around it, tucked in the middle of a north Raleigh neighborhood. Very peaceful and a great spot to bike, walk or jog.
Walking, jogging, biking & more. Scenic view, trails, and lake view. Plenty of (but not too many) people out for exercise. Free parking. 2 miles of wooded trails with work-out stations along a scenic lake, plus open fields & a playground. (GOOG)
“237-acre preserve with woodlands, lakes & wildlife, plus hiking & mountain biking trails & fishing. (GOOG)”
“French dining in a traditional brasserie setting with tiled floors, banquettes & sidewalk tables. Amazing bread and cocktails.”
“Food, drinks, business or pleasure... All around great place to go for lunch or dinner. Within walking distance (if you are not wearing heels). Proper dress required.”
“A super cozy and comfy coffee shop in North Raleigh. They have a cute outdoor market every weekend and the best mini-donuts of all time. If you venture this far, make sure you snag that avocado toast.”