Trailside Commons Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Trailside Commons is a nice little community in Raleigh, North Carolina. This community is a town home community with only a small number of residences. Trees and forest cover the neighborhood providing a sense of peace and tranquility, even though residents are never far from the big city of Raleigh.
Trailside is located extremely close to North Carolina State University, making it a popular home for students, as well as for the numerous staff who are employed by the university. The school is a major source of pride for many who live here providing education to students from around the world as well as having a successful sports program. NC State also has a number of amenities that are popular with the community, as well as many cultural productions that provide entertainment for those living nearby.
Next to Trailside Commons on the east side is Lonnie Poole Golf Course, which is just south of Lake Raleigh. This popular course is not only scenic with the views of the lake, but also has a quality playing surface. The course also has a professional shop where golfers are able to purchase last-minute items and register for training classes.
Lake Raleigh to the north of Lonnie Poole is one of several major lakes in the area. It is a popular spot for recreational boating as well as fishing. There are also several trails that are enjoyed by hikers as well as naturalists.
Also nearby is the Centennial Campus Middle School which is a popular magnet middle school. It is also highly involved in the training of new teachers who come out of the many different universities in the triangle area. A few churches, mostly appealing to Christian-based faiths round out the community offerings near the neighborhood.