Trip Planner:   USA  /  North Carolina  /  Raleigh  /  Historic Sites  /  Historic Yates Mill County Park
Historic Yates Mill County Park, Raleigh
(4.6/5 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
To visit Historic Yates Mill County Park on your holiday in Raleigh, and find out what else Raleigh has to offer, use our Raleigh vacation planner.
Source
Create a full Raleigh itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Raleigh

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Raleigh by other users

16 days in United States BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC June, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Raleigh BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Raleigh BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Raleigh BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 41 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Raleigh BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, relaxing, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, relaxing, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in North Carolina BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA November, culture, outdoors, romantic, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 35 days in United States BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Raleigh BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: December, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • If you like nature and walking. this is a must see.. A historic grist mill adorns the property with an adjoining log cabin. The waterfall, the lake, the trails and the beauty of nature, all add to thi...  more »
  • a lovely trail with sites of birds and turtles, forested areas, boardwalks over swamps, and a historic mill building. Apart from the prevalent families getting their picture taken everywhere, it is pe...  more »
  • What a cool free place to visit during your down time. I'm in raleigh on business a lot so I try to find things to see and do. Yates Mill fits the bill. It scenic and cool. Add it to your bucket list.