Historic Yates Mill County Park (Wake County Parks)

Managed by Wake County Parks, Recreation, and Open Space, Historic Yates Mill County Park sits on 174 acres which includes a 20 acre pond that is nourished by the Steep Hill Creek. Visitors take pleasure in fishing from the pond’s boardwalk, and enjoying the beautiful landscape and scenery. The park offers several miles of hiking trails and includes both a hiking guide and a tree identification guide. Several popular trails include the Tree Identification Trail, the Millpond Trail, the High Ridge Trail and the Creekside Trail, each from .44 miles long to 1 mile long.

 FIELD GUIDES

PlantsAmphibian and Reptiles