Lake Crabtree, NC

Wake County, NC

About Lake Crabtree, NC

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    Lake Crabtree is located in the state of , in the Wake County, NC. 

    This lake has a surface area of about 454 acres.


    Lake Crabtree is located in Wake County, North Carolina. This lake is 454 acres in size.
    About Lake Crabtree Location and AccessLocated in Cary, North Carolina, Lake Crabtree is 520 acres of water and recreational areas that offer an abundance of activities to do. Lake Crabtree is open to the public and invites you and the family to enjoy its features and special attractions.Recreational OpportunitiesGas-powered boats are permitted on the lake, however, the lake is a great location for fishing from canoes or kayaks. There is also access to a fishing pier and platform.The most popular fish species that are found here are bass, crappie, bluegill, and catfish.Around Lake CrabtreeThere are a variety of activities to embark on around Lake Crabtree. There is the Lake Crabtree County Park, Tot Playground, and CrabTree Trail. Some of the park’s features include gardens, picnic areas, play areas, and hiking/walking trails.Crabtree Lake’s attractions include bicycling, boat rentals, paddling trails, and volleyball court areas.Hospital and AirportTwo major hospitals are located under 15 minutes away from Lake Crabtree. North of the lake is the WakeMed general hospital, and south of the lake is UNC REX Hospital.Just under ten minutes away is the Raleigh-Durham International Airport.City of RaleighAs the capital of North Carolina, this city has lots to do and see!Pullen Park was the first public park in North Carolina and remains a great place for families and young children to enjoy the day outside. This park offers paddle boat rentals, carousel rides, playgrounds, train rides, and more!Raleigh is home to many museums such as the North Carolina Museum of Art, Museum of Natural Sciences, and the Marbles Kids Museum.Another great way to see Raleigh is by exploring downtown. Here, you will find amazing and delicious dining options such as Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar, Mulino Italian Kitchen & Bar, and 10th & Terrace for drinks overlooking the pretty city lights.Raleigh also offers a great shopping scene, visit Crabtree Valley Mall or North Hills.Great Choice for a Lake HomeWhether you are looking for a family home, a full-time retirement home, or a vacation home Lake Crabtree is a great choice!

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    Map of Lake Crabtree, NC

    Lake Acreage:

    454 Acres