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The neighborhood of Walnut Ridge is located in Raleigh and is part of Wake County. The northwestern border of Walnut Ridge is formed by Maybrook Drive and Fieldcross Court. The western edge lies just east of Drum Inlet Place. The area is residential, featuring single-family homes and apartment buildings.
Located just north of Walnut Ridge is the Anderson Point Park. This park features a large playground beside an open field. It has four miles of hiking and walking trails, all of which offer ample opportunities for wildlife viewing. The many overlooks offer scenic views of the area.
Anderson Point is located between watercraft launch sites on the City’s Canoe Trail, which leads to Crabtree Creek. At the creek, visitors can boat, fish or just enjoy the views. Also available at Anderson Point are an amphitheater, a cottage, two shelters, and several open spaces. The park even offers educational programs throughout the year for adults and children. Participants can learn about the environment, arts and crafts, nature, and holiday events. A short distance away are Worthdale Park, Chavis Park, and the Raleigh Country Club.
There are several medical facilities in the area, including Wakemed Hospital-Raleigh Campus and Rex Healthcare. There are many schools in the vicinity, among them Preeminent Charter School, Barwell Road Elementary School, Bugg Elementary School, Raleigh Charter High School, Enloe High School, and Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School. Higher-education options include Peace College, Shaw University, Wake Technical Community College, St. Augustine’s College, and North Carolina State College.
Shopping, dining, and entertainment options are all within a short distance of the Walnut Ridge Community.