Mebane currently has two community parks and a third one is under construction.
Lake Michael Park
7,300 Lebanon Road, one mile east of Mebane
For information, rentals, fees, and reservations, call (919) 563-4573 or (919)563-3629. This park is closed November through March.
Lake Michael Park features a beautiful 59-acre lake consisting of bass, crappie, and bream fishing with two piers and boat access (not to exceed 17 1/2 feet in length).
The park area is 200 acres with nature trails, picnic areas, restroom facilities, paddle boat and john boat rentals, as well as pontoon boat rides around the lake, sand volleyball, special areas for tots, three large covered shelters and one small covered shelter (please make reservations). Snacks are available at the information center. Call the lake office for hours of operation at 919-563-4573.
No alcoholic beverages are allowed.
The following is a list of fees for Lake Michael:
- Rental of a john boat: $4.00
- Launching your own boat: $4.00
- Fishing (all day): $2.00
- Pontoon boat rides: $1.00 per person
- Paddle boats: $1.00 per person (1 hour limit)
- Shelter fees: $20.00 (4 hour limit)
***Children under 6 years old, Seniors 60 yrs. and older, and handicapped persons are FREE.
Holt Street Park
Holt Street Park is located at 411 W. Holt Street This park includes two picnic shelters, a playground and restrooms.