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Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve

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Address: 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518-9612
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+1 919-387-5980

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A great place to spend your day!

We visit this park often. There is plenty of shade and places to have lunch. It's got a nice trail and is clean. :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pam O
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United States
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45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While it is great to have a nature preserve in the city, this one is too close to noisy roadways and, in the summer, very noisy "concerts",featuring drums and screaming vocals and such. Not very conducive to a nature felling.

Thank travelnuts6
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit this park often. There is plenty of shade and places to have lunch. It's got a nice trail and is clean. :)

Thank Pam O
El Paso, Texas
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136 reviews
83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Very nice park with well maintained trails. Easy to walk and good place to go with children and your dogs

Thank sabimax
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52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Enjoyed the views! The paths are ambling, well-kept. Must be able to climb steep stairs for exiting pathways. Otherwise, great nature walk with wonderful views!

Thank Grey-haire
Raleigh, North Carolina
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750 reviews
257 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I visited Hemlock Bluffs as a child, but I had not been back in so long. We went out with friends this past weekend to do a little hike and it was really nice! We ended up doing both sides and got in 2 miles. It was the perfect temperature and very relaxing in the woods. I forget this location... More 

Thank VEE1225
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great walking trails with adequate places to rest. The trails are very well kept and it is such an awesome, peaceful experience to walk around, see nature and be outdoors!

Thank bidj
Cary, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We love taking our dog here for a long walk, or short since they have different trails. Not too strenuous but definitely burn some calories!

Thank 127551
Cary, North Carolina
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely well maintained trails. Great for dog walking, walking or running Wood chip paths are nicer than asphalt. Several trail options. Great for kids.

Thank Deborah H
Cary, North Carolina
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped by the park with our 2 and 3 yr old kids. The trails were well maintained and the nature center was informative and had engaging displays. I'm sure in spring and summer the scenery is even prettier. We will definitely be going back frequently with the boys.

Thank mcnetn3
Cary, North Carolina
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great place to be one with nature! The Hemlocks are amazing! They are tall and the branches come out at exact right angles. The natural bluff is beautiful!

Thank Sajjad K

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