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Boulder Lake is a Raleigh, North Carolina neighborhood. Included in this neighborhood is an approximate third of Boulder Creek Lane, at the end of the road. This is the only public road included in this community. The boundaries of Boulder Lake expand south of the homes included in this area, and are enclosed by a creek that spans the length of the southernmost boundary.
This neighborhood is thickly wooded, with a groomed, open, and treeless area occupying a larger part of its center. A small lake is also contained within the boundaries of Boulder Lake.
The population here is 112, and the area included is about .14 square miles. The zip code in Boulder Lake is 27613.
This and the surrounding areas are primarily residential. Only a very few businesses dot this vicinity, some of which are home based. Thus, transportation is a must for residents of Boulder Lake. Interstate 540 is less than five miles away, offering convenience in this respect. A commute to downtown Raleigh generally takes just over half an hour for residents of this neighborhood, and the Raleigh-Durham International Airport is about 20 minutes of a drive.
Closer to home for residents are several areas for recreation and for enjoying the outdoors. The upscale facilities of the semi-private Wildwood Green Golf Club are less than a six-mile drive from home. Designed for any skill level, young players from ages seven to seventeen, as well as adults who are new to the game, can also reap the benefits of the John Budwine Golf Academy.
For a different kind of outdoor fun, William B. Umstead State Park is about an eight-mile drive for residents of Boulder Lake. Fishing, hiking, boating, and numerous other outdoor activities make this a perpetual attraction. Park-sponsored events add educational and historical interest to its enjoyment.