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Tucker Lake

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Better than the beach in some ways

My date and I visited Tucker Lake in mid-June on a day when temps were predicted to hit the low... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2017
Brent A. P
There is water here

A fairly pleasant experience to help with the heat. The water here is mostly clean, but there is a... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2016
Wilmington, North Carolina
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
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“water slides”(5 reviews)
“rope swing”(2 reviews)
“all ages”(2 reviews)
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3025 Allens Crossroads Rd, Benson, NC 27504-9580
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

I just visited this place today and I really enjoyed this little oasis. They have a place where you can get quick bites to eat if you don’t want to grill out or bring food. Most of the tables have shade. The staff are very...More

Thank Devina S
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We have been to Tucker Lake for the past 4 summers and we went again today. Apparently the original Tucker family has taken the place back over and WOW what a difference!! The place is spotless now. The lifeguards are well-trained and actually watching the...More

2  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Tucker Lake is fun for all ages. We always passed Tucker Lake on I-40 on our way to Wilmington and one weekend a few years we decided to try it out. To my suprize it was great fun. Clean sand, pretty clear water for a...More

1  Thank Leslie V
Reviewed June 17, 2017

My date and I visited Tucker Lake in mid-June on a day when temps were predicted to hit the low nineties. We arrived just after 4pm even though the facility closes at 6pm. There were probably 35 other swimmers there when we walked in. If...More

6  Thank Brent A. P
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

A fairly pleasant experience to help with the heat. The water here is mostly clean, but there is a lot of algae. The entry fee does include all swimming and water slides and paddle boards and boards and kayaks. The life preserves are a little...More

3  Thank mcsgary
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

So this is going to be a weird review. Overall, I have to say that my kids love this place. They love it. We stayed 6 hours in the blazing hot sun (bring your own shade as there is none) because they were having a...More

9  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed July 19, 2016

My husband and I took the grandchildren to Tucker Lake last Summer. The parking is small, but we were able to find a spot to park. They do have a family picnic area to eat and grill outside. You will be charged a fee of...More

Thank delmah2016
Reviewed July 14, 2016

I LOVE Tucker lake because it has a lot of fish and room and slides. especially the big white water slide because at the beginning is that water jet that starts you of then you go down like a snake. but before you know it...More

2  Thank fina i
Reviewed June 12, 2016

This place is great for a family day at the lake! The staff was friendly and helpful.I disagree that its overpriced and actually found the admission to be priced just right. So much for the kids to do. The lake was clean. Water trampolines, multiple...More

4  Thank JessicaFitz24
Reviewed August 22, 2015

I must admit, going in, my expectations were very low. The reviews weren't great and lakes gross me out in general, however, I was pleasantly surprised. I went with kids ages 6,8,9, and 16 as well as some adult friends. We stayed 5 hours, and...More

3  Thank Traveler27703
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