Forest Ridge Park


Opened 2017

Forest Park is located on a peninsula in Falls Lake. With 587 Acres of parkland adjacent to Falls Lake there is plenty of space to enjoy nature and wildlife.

With an expansive playground, plenty of parking. Wonderful visitors’ center, clean restrooms and picnic shelters. The park has mountain biking, multi-use trails that take you down to the lake, fishing, wildlife garden, and nature programs.

Outstanding peaceful park. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city.


Forest Ridge Park is open daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Park gates will close promptly at 6 p.m.


Forest Ridge Park has trails for anyone. Both paved and unpaved trails available. Check out the newly designed single track mountain bike trail.

Single Track trails may close due to adverse weather and environmental conditions, typically after rain events. Please View Trail Status or contact the park office for trail conditions.

    • 3 miles of single track mountain bike trails including both a 2-mile loop and a 1-mile loop.
    • 1.25 miles of unpaved multi-use trails
    • 4 miles of natural surfaced hiking trails
    • Paved Trails


Disc Golf Course

Enjoy the seasonal 9-hole disc golf course when open mid-October through mid-March during regular park hours. The first

tee box is located just south of the main parkingĀ lot. Please follow all course guidelines to ensure the enjoyment and sustainability of the course. Loaner discs are available at the park office.


Fishing is allowed during park hours, check out our loaner fishing equipment free of charge. Plan for your trip; bank fishing areas are subject to environmental conditions, infrastructure is minimal, and bait is not available at park office.

    • Bank fishing is available in designated areas
    • Fishing is subject to State fishing regulations



Forest Ridge Park

2100 Old NC 98 HWY
Wake Forest, NC 27587

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