571-acre Eastern Wake Preserve to Include Equestrian Trails

571-acre Eastern Wake Preserve to Include Equestrian Trails

The Wake County Board of Commissioners Monday approved a construction contract for Procter Farm Preserve, a 571-acre property of forest and working farmland near Knightdale, Wendell and Zebulon. The preserve, located between Doc Procter and Riley Hill roads, will primarily serve as an equestrian and hiking trail facility.

Wake County Lease For RDU Land Could Be Piece of larger Solution

Wake County Lease For RDU Land Could Be Piece of larger Solution

During a meeting of Wake County’s growth and sustainability commission on Monday, Commissioner Sig Hutchinson tried to sell the lease idea as a compromise that could protect the tract from the fencing plan.
David Anderson, a spokesman for Triangle Off-Road Cyclists, says the county’s moves to pursue sanctioned trails are “welcome.”