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Historic Yates Mill County Park, Raleigh

(4.7/5 based on 160+ 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

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  • It was established around 1756 and is the county’s only remaining water-powered gristmill. It operated for more than 200 years…grinding corn and wheat into meal and flour…sawing logs into lumber and c...  more »
  • My wife and I stumbled upon this park by accident and were pleasantly surprised. There's a nice informative visitor center with some exhibits, a pond with a wooden pedestrian bridge that traverses it,...  more »
  • Small park with short trails for walking. The mill is rather nice to see and tours are offered regularly.  more »