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Capital Area Greenway

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Just Incredible

Starting at Sams Branch in Clayton and ending at Fall Lake dam in Raleigh, this is a scenic and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Love Raleigh's trails

People here are so lucky to have this great network and being able to get away from traffic when... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2016
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
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4 weeks ago
“Just Incredible”
Oct 8, 2016
“Love Raleigh's trails”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Starting at Sams Branch in Clayton and ending at Fall Lake dam in Raleigh, this is a scenic and wonderful paved trail. No motor vehicles are allowed.one sees on average people walking, jogging, and biking. We usually ride the Clayton area and have seen wildlife...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2016

People here are so lucky to have this great network and being able to get away from traffic when biking, walking, running. Varied scenery. Plus part of it is on the East Coast Greenway, a 3,000-mile route from the Canadian border in eastern Maine all...More

Thank princetonarea
Reviewed April 30, 2016

Raleigh's greenways are awesome. There are several connecting greenways that total more than a hundred miles. The Neuse River Trail is the longest and argubaly the best. You can ride miles without crossing a road and the bridges over the river are excellent. The Neuse...More

Thank Montgomery19
Reviewed September 13, 2015

Miles and miles of paved trails make this an excellent recreational opportunity for bikers, runners and walkers. Plus, the greenway is appropriate for people of all skill levels. My only real complaint is the same complaint of runners everywhere--don't play your personal music so loud...More

Thank Randy B
Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

I used to live right next to the greenway and I would jog it all the time. It was perfectly shaded till a storm took out a whole portion of trees in 2011 and then they redid the sewer system in 2014. The section I...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

One must get up and be out early for a walk , jog , or bike ride. So many miles of lovely nature . Can't wait to get my New Jersey feet down on the greenway when I visit. Makes me want to move !

Thank gymlady30
Reviewed July 15, 2015

This greenway is really good. If you are visiting Raleigh and you love to be outdoors without traffic, figure out a way to stay near enough to the greenway to utilize it. There are bike and kayak rentals too. Or walk or run. Every city...More

1  Thank jschaberg
Reviewed June 28, 2015

Add an extra 3 to the base of 35, if you park at the art museum. This trail is a part of the Raleigh loop which is 95% greenway. You will go under tons of 4-6 lane highway, train tracks, and along several of the...More

Thank Tim A
Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

This greenway system is such a local gem. It crosses Raleigh is a beautiful green trail system that has something for everyone of all ages. Walk, run, bike, whatever. It's great.

Thank Mac W
Reviewed July 18, 2014

My husband and I took a very long walk on the Capital Area Greenway, beginning at the Neuse River Trailhead this week. We have walked along other greenways before, but this was our first trip to this particular location. The entrance into the parking lot...More

2  Thank PlannerRaleighNC
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