The Reedy Creek Trail links William B. Umstead State Park to Meredith College. Beginning at the edge of Umstead State Park, the trail passes among some of the area's feature attractions, including the North Carolina Museum of Art (enjoy the outdoor sculpture), an unusual stand of dogwood trees right along the trail, Prairie Creek Ecocenter and Schenck Forest.
Parking and Trail Access
There is a parking lot at 2110 Blue Ridge Road. For more information on other parking places and access points, contact:
Raleigh Parks & Recreation
222 West Hargett Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
Reedy Creek Trail April '12
I rode the Reedy Creek trail last week (4/27/12) and was somewhat disappointed. It is paved and well maintained but it's not a rail trail. The name might lead you to believe as it did me that it follows the creek and is relatively flat but that would ...