Beachside to Boardwalk Family Fun in Carolina Beach
Located just south of Raleigh, the newest Wake County park is quickly becoming a destination park. Excellent fishing in both the lake and farm ponds, hiking, mountain bike trails, along with volleyball, horseshoes and a playground await visitors. Picnic shelters with grills available. Free admission. Hours: Daily, 8am-sunset.
Park visitors may launch cartop boats such as canoes and kayaks at the park. No watercraft with trailers or motors may be launched from inside the park. These users must use the Holleman or Highway 42 Wildlife Resource Commission boat ramps, located in other areas of Harris Lake.