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Learn basic canoeing skills and a bit about the millpond's history, then head out to explore the pond's many features as seen only from the water. Canoes, paddles and life jackets are provided, along with launch assistance. This program is dependent on suitable weather conditions. For ages 5 and up (with an accompanying adult), fee: $10/Boat. Each canoe can hold 3-4 people (800-pound total weight limit). Registration required. All participants must sign a program waiver.
The park 6 canoes. Each can hold 3 average-size people, with two paddling and one sitting in the middle of the boat. If a family has 2 small kids, they can sit together in the middle of the boat, for a total of 4 people per boat.
Research Boat Launch at Historic Yates Mill County Park
Wake County Parks, Recreation & Open Space