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My husband and I have now visited High Point City Lake twice. It is nice for a few hours of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Carol H
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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A beautiful city lake and recreation area!

Oak Hallow lake and the High Point City Lake Park are a great place to take in the views over the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David W
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602 W Main Street, High Point, NC 27260
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I have now visited High Point City Lake twice. It is nice for a few hours of kayaking. Motorized boats are not permitted. The boat house has a bathroom. Picnic tables and benches are plentiful. The boat ramp is concrete with a...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I don’t understand business practices sometime and way they handle communication. We went Friday after a hurricane came though NC. They was a lot of power outage and I understand that might the reason they was closed . I called the contact number the next...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oak Hallow lake and the High Point City Lake Park are a great place to take in the views over the lake. They do a John Coltrane Jazz Festival in September. It is spectacular location to see fireworks in the Piedmont Triad. Fishing is good,...More

Thank David W
Reviewed August 30, 2018

If you visit this park during the summer, there are lots of activities for the kids, There is a community pool that seems very popular, mini-golf, a carrousel, a cute train ride, and a decent playground and sandbox. Lots of picnic tables spread throughout the...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed August 15, 2018

...then look no further. The lake itself is where I spent most of my time: it's an artificial lake and quite shallow, perfect for kayaks, canoes, paddle boats, and the like. Your jet ski and motorboat aren't allowed--which is awesome, in my opinion: I'm happy...More

Thank JSSAmber
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The park is lovely and offers so many activities. We reserved a covered pavilion and had a cook out. The area was clean and had ample amount of parking nearby and trash cans. We enjoyed the train ride, miniature golf, playground and the pool with...More

Thank Dee3929
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Visited this jewel of a Park last week with the fam and what a great experience it was! They have tons of picnic areas, a big lake with boating, a gigantic looking pool (which we didn’t visit this trip) a playground the kids absolutely loved...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

The park it’s self is beautiful my family and I went to the park to enjoy a BBq and a day fishing ind witch we paid for after purchasing fishing license my family and I found a shelter that two white women were sitting under...More

2  Thank Vanesa C
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

enjoyed using this facility. interesting place. I would go back when it is not so hot outside..........

Thank Briarwooddog
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I took swimming lessons here for 3 years when I was a child (a long time ago). They have a very large swimming pool, a gymnasium, putt putt, and a lot of swings and slides. They also have a carousel to ride and the best...More

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Felicia C
September 29, 2018|
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Response from Cheryl4831 | Reviewed this property |
I looked at the website, and it just said boats were there for rent or boats were allowed for fishing with proper documentation. If I were you, I would call and ask. Here is the City Lake phone number - High Point City... More
Janet M
August 6, 2018|
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Response from NancyD3207 | Reviewed this property |
According to the High Point Parks and Recreation Department Fees and Charges document that is posted online, the cost to rent a solo kayak all day is $12. If you have your own kayak, the launch fee is $4.
Kelly N
July 3, 2018|
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Response from NancyD3207 | Reviewed this property |
According to the High Point Parks and Recreation Fees and Charges 2018 document online, toddlers (3 years of age and under) have free admission to the swimming pool with a paying adult 18 years of age or older.