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Lake Benson Park

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Lake Benson Park 

921 Buffaloe Road


ALERT: Shelter rentals have been discontinued and playgrounds closed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Note that no personal water craft (e.g. boat, canoe, kayak, standup paddleboard) may be launched in the lake at any time.

Most of this 64-acre park is comprised of open space, which can accommodate a variety of activities, including several of the Town's special events.  The park also contains the Garner Veterans Memorial, a dog park (with play areas for large and small dogs), two playgrounds, 1.8 miles of walking trails, one picnic shelter that can seat up to 150 people, one that can seat up to 50 people and two that can seat up to 20 people.


  • Dog Park
  • Fishing
  • Grill
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Playground Access
  • Restrooms
  • Walking Trail Access


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