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Lake Daniel Park

Map of TRACK Trail at Lake Daniel Park

The Lake Daniel Park TRACK Trail follows the Lake Daniel Greenway from the parking area on Mimosa Drive to North Mendenhall Street and back. This easy 1 mile round-trip hike features views of the creek and offers a close-up look at the diverse wildlife that can be found in the park.

The 80 acre Lake Daniel Park features a playground, tennis courts, restrooms, a walking path and picnic areas. From this park the Lake Daniel Greenway continues to the east and west, connecting walkers, joggers, and bikers to surrounding community parks. For more information about nearby community parks visit greensborotrails.org

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Collectible Sticker for Lake Daniel Park

Location Details

Recreational Features: Paved Bike Path, Picnic Tables, Birding, Playground
Amenities: Restrooms
ADA Compliant:
Seasonality:
Trees stretching over creek
Paved path
Large sprawling tree
Stone bridge road
Path to playgrounds
TRACK Trail sign with brochures
Playground
Footbridge over creek

Adventures for Lake Daniel Park

Hiking

Birds of the Piedmont

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.00
The Birds of the Piedmont brochure shows kids where to look for different birds along the trail. The brochure contains illustrations of some of the more common woodland birds and information on how to identify them through various clues.
Hiking

Bug Out

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.00
The "Bug Out" brochure is an investigation into the creepy crawlies of the forest. This adventure will help you learn how to identify the difference between insects, spiders and other arthropods.
Hiking

Nature's Hide & Seek

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.00
The Nature's Hide & Seek brochure is designed so that kids of all ages can walk along the trail and discover common things that are often overlooked in nature. Some of them are hard to find, others are easy. Best of all, the adventure never ends because every time you walk the trail you will discover new things hiding in nature.
Need for Trees brochure
Hiking

Lake Daniel Park - The Need for Trees

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.00
By following the photos and text clues found in "The Need for Trees" brochure, kids will discover six of the more common trees found along the trail. During their adventure, kids will learn about the need that people and other animals have for trees and about the roles trees play in the forest.

Directions

410 Mimosa Dr.
Greensboro, NC 27403
Latitude: 36.078297800000
Longitude: -79.810588600000

Partners

The TRACK Trail program is sponsored by the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation.

The Lake Daniel Park TRACK Trail was made possible through a partnership formed between the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation's Kids in Parks program, the North Carolina Recreation and Parks Association, and the City of Greensboro.