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The Park at Flat Rock

Map of TRACK Trail at The Park at Flat Rock

The Park at Flat Rock TRACK Trail is an easy, partially paved 0.9 mile loop.

The ponds attract wildlife like birds, amphibians, insects, and fish. Benches offer hikers a chance to rest and observe wildlife at many points along the trail. A pollinator garden on the paved portion of the trail is a great place to explore native flowers and spot butterflies and other pollinators.

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Collectible Sticker for The Park at Flat Rock

Location Details

Recreational Features: Picnic Tables, Birding, Playground, Photography, Running
Amenities: Restrooms, Nature Center
ADA Compliant: Partial
Seasonality: Open all year
Picnic Table
Pollinator Garden
Nature Center
Nature Center signs
Goose by pond
Rocks along edge of pond
Path beside pond
Wetland area with nature center in the background

Adventures for The Park at Flat Rock

Hiking

Nature's Hide & Seek

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.90
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.
Hiking

Animal Athletes

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.90
The Animal Athletes adventure challenges kids to exercise with the animals. This brochure gives kids eight different animal exercises they can do along the trail. From hummingbird hand-swings to frog hops, kids are sure to have fun getting in shape with the animals during their outdoor adventures.
Hiking

Pond Life

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.90
Ponds may seem quiet, but they are actually teeming with all kinds of life. With the Pond Life brochure, kids will learn the difference between producer and consumer organisms, and how to identify where a plant, animal, or insect fits into the ecosystem of a pond. This brochure will have kids keep an eye out for 12 common pond residents, and teach how these plants and animals use the pond.
Hiking

Bug Out

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.90
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.

Directions

55 Highland Golf Dr
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Latitude: 35.289291000000
Longitude: -82.433719000000