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Sandling Beach Early Closure   

The water storage tanks in Sandling Beach will be replaced this Fall and will require the water to be turned off and park to be closed.

Therefore the park will close for the season 2 weeks early starting Sept 18.
 

 Posted on: Friday, February 17, 2017 - 9:06am
Falls Lake Summer Jobs    

Summer seasonal positions at Falls Lake are available NOW.  Come by the park office or call 919-676-1027 for more information.

 Posted on: Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 2:25pm
Flooding and Closed Facilities    

Due to heavy rains and subsequent rapid flooding, the following Falls Lake facilities will be closed until further notice:

Holly Point – Loop 2 – ALL SITES
Holly Point – Loop 4 – sites 116-131 
Shinleaf Group Sites - Shoreline 
Rollingview - Day Use area and Shelters 12-15
Sandling Beach – Entire Park
Hwy 50 Boat Launch - Entire Park
All Park Boat Ramps
All Park Swim Beaches

If you have reservations for any of these facilities please call 1-877-722-6762 to alter or cancel your reservation.

Please contact the park at 919-676-1027 for updated facility availablity.

 Posted on: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:11am
Camping

With more than 300 sites, pitch your tent or park your RV at Falls Lake. Many sites offer water and electric hookups. Showers, restrooms and dump stations are located nearby.

Holly Point offers 153 campsites, 89 with water and electric hookups. Centrally located washhouses and a comfort station are nearby. Similarly, Rollingview offers 80 campsites with water and electric hookups for RVs and 35 campsites for tents and trailers. Rolling View and Holly Point campsites include picnic tables, outdoor grills and tent pads.

Please note that the park office is not near the main park facilities, which have multiple access points. Campers should go directly to their access area and not to the park office.

 

Group camping

Rolling View and B. W. Wells (reservations only) have special areas for camping clubs and groups. At B. W. Wells, 11 group campsites have a centrally located shower house, and each site accommodates up to 35 people. Each Rolling View site accommodates up to 35 people and offers four sites with drinking water, picnic tables and fire pits. Both campgrounds have picnic tables, benches, grills, water and a campfire ring. Showers are centrally located.

Backpack camping

For people who desire a more primitive camping experience, Shinleaf offers tent camping in 47 hike-in sites and 9 group sites.

All group campsites are available by advanced reservation only.

IMPORTANT: Not all campsites have identical amenities. Read the campsite information on the reservations website to preview photos of campsites; check availability and fees; and find out whether a specific site is handicap accessible; has access to water, showers, or restrooms; has electric hookup; and other important information.

Keep Gear Clean

Contact:

Falls Lake State Recreation Area

13304 Creedmoor Rd
Wake ForestNC 27587
Phone919-676-1027
falls.lake@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 36.011700
Longitude: -78.688800

Park Hours:

Day Use Areas
November - February: 8am - 6pm
March - April and September - October: 8am - 8pm
May - August: 8am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day

Campgrounds

All campgrounds now offer 24 hour access during the operating season. See Opening and Closing Schedule for details. 

All campgrounds are closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Park Office and Information Center

8 AM TO 5 PM Daily

Office closed most State Holidays and weekends between Labor Day and Easter

Opening and Closing Schedule (PDF)