Fred G. Bond Metro Park
Fred G. Bond Metro Park, at 310 acres, is one of the largest municipal parks in Wake County. Like an oasis in the midst of the city, the park design preserves the environment and offers opportunities for many types of recreation.
All facilities are integrated into the natural setting. Visitors may enjoy picnics, play ball on the athletic fields, see a performance in the amphitheater, walk along the trails, or play on the Lazy Daze Playground. The Bond Park Community Center and the Cary Senior Center are within the park boundaries.
- Bond Lake
- Bond Park Boathouse
- Challenge Ropes Course
- Sertoma Amphitheatre
- Kiwanis Picnic Shelter
- Lazy Daze Playground
- Buehler Picnic Shelter
- Athletic fields
- Multi-use field
- 4.2 miles of trails
- Compost Education Center
- Screened Porch
View a detailed Bond Park Map (PDF format).
General Facility Rental Information (available in PDF format, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this file). For more detailed rental information, please contact the facility.
Boat Rental Rates, Programs and Information (available in PDF format, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this file).
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Telephone: (919) 469-4100
Address: 801 High House Road
Directions: Bond Park is at 801 High House Road between Cary Parkway and Northwest Maynard Road.
Mailing Address: PO Box 8005; Cary, NC 27512-8005
GPS Location: -78.8215 35.7857
Park Hours of Operation*:
November - February: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily
March: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. daily
April - May: Sunday - Friday 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday & Holidays 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
June - August: Sunday - Friday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday & Holidays 7 a.m.-9 p.m.
September - October: Sunday - Friday 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday & Holidays 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
*Gates may close early due to actual sunset.
Boathouse/Waterfront Hours of Operation:
November - March: closed
April - May: Monday - Friday -- closed; Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
June - August 23: Daily* 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; July 4th Holiday 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
August 29 & 30: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
September - October: Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Closed Monday-Friday)
*Closed weekdays in August with the start of the Wake County traditional school year.