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Raven Pointe is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is located in Wake County. It is bordered on the west side by Falls of Neuse Road. The north eastern border is formed by Raven Ridge Road and the southern border lies just beyond Slider Drive. The neighborhood is completely residential, made up of single family homes. The area incorporates Dapping Drive, Slider Drive and Blue Dun Way.
To the north of the neighborhood is Falls Lake and the Falls Lake State Recreation Area. The lake is a man-made reservoir and covers nearly 12,500 acres with water. The lake stretches 22 miles upstream to where the Eno, Flat and Little Rivers converge. The lake offers numerous recreation opportunities, including fishing, swimming, boating, picnicking, camping, hiking, and biking. Falls Lake is surrounded by 26,000 acres of public land. The acres are made up of woodlands and visitors can walk, hike, jog, and bike through them. Camping is also allowed.
There are several recreation parks within the Falls Lake area, including Sandling Beach, Shinleaf, B.W. Wells, Highway 50, Holly Point and Rolling View. Fall Village Golf Course is also located north of the Raven Pointe neighborhood. This 18-hole championship golf course stretches 7,072 yards from the back tees. The course offers 4 tees tailored to different skill levels, 48 white sand bunkers, a golf shop and bar.
Schools in the area include Brassfield Elementary School, Little Pros Academy, Steven’s Prep Academy, Primrose School of North Raleigh, Wakefield Elementary School, Wakefield Middle School, Durant Road Middle School and Wakefield High School.