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Lake Wheeler

6404 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC 27603-4834
+1 919-662-5704
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beautiful lake

Lake Wheeler is beautiful. The park is nicely kept with boat launch, picnic and grill areas... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alan S
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Raleigh, United States
Crowded and noisy

Not always a place to relax and unwind, as hot days and/or weekends bring out the folks with... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
travelnuts6
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United States
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Eight-hundred-acre lake park features fish tournaments, boat shows, waterfront concerts and a state-of-the-art rowing dock for sculling, sailing and canoeing.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
11 Mar 2017
“My stay”
3 weeks ago
“beautiful lake”
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6404 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC 27603-4834
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+1 919-662-5704
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lake Wheeler is beautiful. The park is nicely kept with boat launch, picnic and grill areas, trails, and plenty to do to keep you busy.

Thank Alan S
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Not always a place to relax and unwind, as hot days and/or weekends bring out the folks with kids/dogs, etc.

Thank travelnuts6
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

My family and I loved the view and stuff that we was able to do at the lake and every one that was very friendly..

Thank Angel B
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

If you like the outdoors then go here nice lake and u can go on a nice boat ride with your kids eat out lot to do

1  Thank Watkins89
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

I love this park.. we can go walking... sight seeing.. fishing and playing all in the same trip.. i personally don't like boats.. but you also have boat access... when we go fishing we generally catch a lot of catfish in the first pond... great...More

1  Thank Trcephas
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Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Took my 2.5 yr old grand daughter to this park while visiting the area. I have to say that it was a real delight. It's a refreshingly beautiful scenery in a nature habitat with a playground to entertain the kids. After playing for a little...More

Thank Jeannette G
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Reviewed 29 November 2015

This ia a great park for a walk- the expansive lake never disappoints my eye! i live on the wrong side of town to frequent this one more than a couple of times a year. If I lived closer i would be a regular.

1  Thank Wunrundun
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

Great area between Apex and Raleigh. Area for swimming, boating and fishing. Also have speed boat races.

2  Thank Wendy G
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

It is fun for the family and animal members.A nice place to go. I tend to go during the week time. It will not be as crowded. While the school year is in session

2  Thank sophiedog6123
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

Lake Wheeler is a small lake but lots of fun to kayak or sail on. There are picnic areas and nature trails to enjoy.

1  Thank dpoin21
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