Sandy Pines Everyone's Welcome

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Accessibility Statement

Sandy Pines Preserve welcomes all visitors and affirms its commitment to offering recreational services that are accessible to everyone. We will make every effort to ensure that visitors of all abilities are fully included at our facilities.

Visitors Who Are Blind or Partially Sighted

SPP Mobile Tour

Read a text version of our Mobile Tour

Visitors Who Are Deaf

Listen to a text version of our Mobile Tour

SPP Mobile Tour

Visitors on the Autism Spectrum

We welcome families with children and adults on the autism spectrum. The following resources will help you plan for an enjoyable visit.

Sandy Pines Preserve is a 563-acre site with pine forests, meadows and ponds with lots of different opportunities to learn about and engage with Wake County’s natural areas and wildlife. Preparing for your visit a few days beforehand can make for a more manageable and enjoyable experience.

SPP Pack

"My Sandy Pines" Visual Schedule : Download, print, and complete the "My Sandy Pines" Visual Schedule before visiting the park. It includes a make-your-own visual checklist with location and communication cards to prepare and plan for your visit.

Sensory Tips and Activity Suggestions 

Visitors Of Different Physical Abilities

Sandy Pines Preserve is an ADA accessible location. The parking lots and trails on site meet ADA criteria. There are also a number of wheelchair accessible picnic tables near the front entrance. 

Sandy Pines Preserve is a Birdability accessible location. To learn more about Birdability and find additional locations click here.