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Historic Yates Mill County Park, Raleigh

(4.7/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
- 174-acre nature park and wildlife refuge

- 18th century restored water-powered grist mill

- 16-foot tall stone mill dam and 24-acre mill pond

- 16,000 square-foot visitor center with exhibit hall and field research center

- 3 miles of hiking trails through diverse natural habitats

Keep up the latest park news on Twitter: http://twitter.com/yatesmillpark
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  • With not too much time to see the sights of Raleigh this did make the list, and it was well worth while. A nice clear Autumn day with no wind leaving the lake calm and the leaves colourful. A nice pea...  more »
  • The Mill is very picturesque. We took the "High" trail and it was easy, yet fun too! Lots of birds, a few turtles and squirrels, but No snakes (Thank God!). Fun Family Outing! 
  • Yates Mill is a great little park of Lake Wheeler Road. We've taken pictures out here the past few years, but it's also fun to go out and walk around. The waterfall near the old mill is great. Beautif...  more »