The exterior and sign outside the front of the community center

Lake Lynn Park

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  • Year 1996 | Acres 52
  • Has a 2.8-mile greenway trail around Lake Lynn



919-996-2911 | email

Director Chris Nadeau
Assistant Director Megan Jones


Lake Lynn Park
7921 Ray Road
Raleigh, NC 27613



Community Center

Kids smiling and hanging out during a summer camp


  • Fitness room memberships are available for $10/month. The fitness room offers cardio equipment, resistance machines, and free weights, and is open to members whenever the community center is open
  • Open Play Pickleball
Inside the gymnasium at Lake Lynn


  • Air-conditioned double gymnasium with 2 full courts (6 goals per court)
  • Capacity: 200 per gym
  • $85 per hour per gym
  • A mechanical curtain separates the 2 gyms
  • Events with food or drink are not permitted
  • Volleyball nets and pads are available for use
  • Taraflex sports flooring with lines for basketball and volleyball
A large meeting room with a stage

Meeting Room

  • Located on the top floor of the facility
  • Features of the room include a stage and attached warming kitchen
  • 1,629 sq ft
  • Capacity: 125
  • $75 per hour

Art Room

  • Smallest of the rooms in the facility
  • 375 sq ft
  • Capacity: 25
  • $40 per hour
A dance studio with bars and mirrors

Dance Studio

  • The second-largest room in the facility
  • Features of the room include hardwood floors and a studio wall mirror
  • 783 sq ft
  • Capacity: 49
  • $40 per hour

Warming Kitchen

  • The kitchen is only available for use when the meeting room has been rented.
  • Food can be warmed but not made from scratch in the kitchen
  • $25 per hour

Batting Cage

  • The batting cage is open to the public on first-come, first-served basis when not being using by our youth athletic leagues. Please call the center to check availability.


A large outdoor picnic shelter with multiple tables

Picnic Shelter

  • Capacity - 60-80
  • Tables - 10
  • Grills - 1
  • Adjacent Playground
  • Restrooms - In Community Center (check hours)
  • Cost - $15/hr

View other shelter locations


Tennis Courts

  • 4 courts
  • Push Button lighting from Dusk to 10 p.m. (year-round)
  • Has backboards
Two outdoor bocce courts

Bocce Courts

  • 2 courts
  • First come, first serve basis

Courts are typically available first-come, first-serve. View other court locations.


Youth Baseball Field

  • Distance: 300 ft
  • Lighting: Yes

For field rentals, please contact Athletics at 919-996-2154. View other field locations.


One of two playgrounds for younger children

Ages 2-5

  • Woodchip surface
A second larger playground for older kids

Ages 5-12

  • Woodchip surface

View other playground locations.

Community Center Hours

7:00 am-9:00 pm
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7:00 am-9:00 pm
7:00 am-9:00 pm
7:00 am-9:00 pm
9:00 am-3:00 pm
1:00 pm-6:00 pm

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