The Natural Swimming Hole At Tucker Lake In North Carolina Will Take You Back To The Good Ole Days
Summertime is synonymous with family time. For many, the memories of summer vacations taken decades ago and the lingering memories of fun-filled adventures with siblings, parents, and extended family are rekindled each summer. If you want to revisit the era before enormous (and expensive) waterparks dotted the landscape in North Carolina, then plan a day trip over to Benson (near the intersection of I-95 and I-40) for a day spent in a natural swimming hole that’ll take you back to the good old days.
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Free parking is available, as well as a special, shaded parking area that costs $2/car. For more information, see this super informational page on the official website for Tucker Lake Recreation in Benson, North Carolina. As a mere point of geographical reference, this natural waterpark is located approximately 30 minutes from Fayetteville, Raleigh, Clinton, Clayton, and Smithfield.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: [email protected]
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