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Falls Lake State Recreation Area
13304 Creedmoor Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(919) 676-1027
Park Description

Hours of relaxation await you at Falls Lake State Recreation Area. Just moments away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Falls Lake is a great way to escape urban life. With a 12,000-acre lake and 26,000 acres of woodlands, Falls Lake State Recreation Area offers a choice of recreation areasBeaverdam, B.W. Wells, Highway 50, Holly Point, Rolling View, Sandling Beach and Shinleaf. Fishing, boating and swimming are only a few of the activities awaiting you on the water. On land, you can enjoy walking, mountain biking or camping along a portion of the state"s Mountains-to-Sea Trail. From recreation to environmental education, no matter what you are looking for, you are sure to discover it at Falls Lake.

Hours of Operation: November-February, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. March and October, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. April, September, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. May-August, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Closed Christmas Day * Park gate is closed and locked at park closing time.

Park visitor's center and office hours 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday May-September, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily Closed Christmas Day

Fees: There are entry fees for this park
Metro Region: Triangle, NC
Park Management: State

Printed Materials
Falls Lake Map    

BBQ Grill   Beach   Benches   Bike Racks   Biking-Mountain   Biking-Road   Boat Dock   Boat Rental Canoe/Kayak   Camping: Tents   Fishing   Open Play Fields   Open Space   Parking   Picnic Tables   Pier   Playground   Pond/Stream/Lake   Restrooms   Shelter/Pavillion   Swimming-Nature   Trails, Natural Surface   Water Fountain   Wildlife Viewing