Jordan Lake State Recreation Area, Apex

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Jordan Lake State Recreation Area is a North Carolina state park spanning Chatham County, and Wake County North Carolina in the United States. It comprises 4,558 acres (18.45 km2) of woodlands along the shores of 13,940-acre (56 km2) Jordan Lake.
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  • I've been here several times with family and friends in winter and spring. While it may be different in summer, the areas we visited were nearly deserted -- even the beaches. If you love to be alone.....  more
    I've been here several times with family and friends in winter and spring. While it may be different in summer, the areas we visited were nearly deserted -- even the beaches. If you love to be alone.....  more »
  • We are in our 60s and this “rustic” trail was not strenuous for us with a few mild hills. Regular tennis shoes would suffice - watch for roots and stones on the trail. The loop followed the lake at a....  more
    We are in our 60s and this “rustic” trail was not strenuous for us with a few mild hills. Regular tennis shoes would suffice - watch for roots and stones on the trail. The loop followed the lake at a....  more »
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  • Really liked the campsites and the lake. The bathhouses need sprucing up and better sealing to keep the gigantic spiders out. I saw one off them walk out with a bottle of shampoo--I kid you not!
  • Very nice, clean and family friendly park. Our neighbors are really close but I still find it relaxing and peaceful. Our camp site is right on the lake for easy access to the lake for fishing

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