Paddle the Pond

  • Dates: 7/27/2019, 8/24/2019, 9/28/2019
  • Venue: Historic Yates Mill County Park
  • Location: South Raleigh
  • Address: 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Phone: 919.856.6675
  • Times: 1st session: 9-10am; 2nd session: 11am-noon
  • Admission: Free


Learn basic canoeing skills and a bit about the millpond's history, then head out to explore the pond's many features as seen only from the water. Canoes, paddles and life jackets are provided, along with launch assistance. This program is dependent on suitable weather conditions. For ages 5 and up (with an accompanying adult). Each canoe can hold 1-4 people (800-pound total weight limit). Registration per boat is required. All participants must sign a program waiver.