Last weekend, for the first time, I introduced my 1-year old
Lab mix to Falls Lake. I couldn’t decide what site was better- watching the
amazement in my dogs eyes as he discovered the art of swimming or realizing
that the beautiful view in front of me was a mile from my home!
I remember when my family and I investigated buying a home
in North Raleigh. We really liked the area but once we saw the lake with its
hiking trails and canoeing access, there was no turning back. Did you know that Falls Lake spans out over
12,000 acres and extends 28 miles? It has
miles and miles of hiking trails all along the south side and offers Camping in
the Shinleaf Recreational area in Wake County (and one spot in Durham). I only
just learned that you could do some great fishing there too
with three designated fishing areas. My family and I have had several weekend getaways at one of
the various campsites and have enjoyed the beach areas, hiking trails and boat
access. Last summer my husband took SUP
boarding lessons on the lake and I’ve got friends who compete in the Annual
spring triathlon that is done on the lake. When you’re new the Greater Triangle
Area or you’ve just never taken advantage to what’s right outside your back
door, wander around Falls Lake. You’ll find yet another reason to love the
Author:Johnathan Stroud Phone: 919-443-0200 Dated: June 30th 2014 Views: 1,754 About Johnathan: Johnathan is a native of North Carolina and currently lives in North Raleigh. His ambitious and goal...
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