A shot of the lake and trails at Shelley Lake

Shelley Lake Park




Director Julia Meder
Assistant Director Kendal Draper


Shelley Lake Park
1400 West Millbrook Road
Raleigh, NC 27614



Sertoma Arts Center

The exterior of Sertoma Arts Center at Shelley lake Park

Sertoma Arts Center has classes and workshops in painting, drawing, photography, pottery, performing arts, and more. The arts center also offers exhibits, studio spaces, group support, and community outreach

More Information on Sertoma Arts Center


Part of the scenic, paved trails around the lake
  • 2 miles of paved scenic greenway trails around the lake


Outdoor basketball courts with concrete surface

Basketball Courts

  • Concrete surface

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


One of two playgrounds designed for younger kids with slides and climbing surface

Ages 2 - 5

  • Woodchip surface
A second large playground for older kids with a bigger slide and climbing equipment

Ages 5 - 12

  • Woodchip surface

View other playground locations.