Piney Lake

Thanksgiving Break Hours:

Recreation & Wellness will have modified hours November 21st – 26th. Visit the Hours of Operations page for a full schedule. As part of our break hours, all Group Exercise classes will end by 7:00pm on 11/21 and resume after 5:00pm 11/26.

General Information:

Kids-playing-in-waterPiney Lake offers numerous outdoor recreation opportunities for the UNC Greensboro community. Piney Lake encompasses 40+ acres of beautiful park-like land and is located approximately eight miles from UNC Greensboro near the Pleasant Garden community. Piney Lake is currently available by reservation only. See the reservation information below for more details.

Lake Activities:
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  • Swimming
  • Catch & Release Fishing
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding
  • Kayaking
  • Canoeing
  • Paddle boats

Land Activities:
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  • 18-hole Disc Golf Course
  • Volleyball
  • Badminton
  • Corn Hole
  • Picknicking (propane grill also available for rent)

Lakeside Lodge:
The Lakeside Lodge is a perfect gathering space for meetings, trainings, retreats, and much more. With views of the lake and the surrounding wooded areas, the Lakeside Lodge provides a nice escape for your group’s future outings.

Lodge Amenities Include:
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  • Wireless Internet
  • Ceiling Mounted Projector and Screen
  • Large Dry-Erase Board
  • Space for up to 49 people

If your group is looking to develop more as a team or to work on specific goals as an organization, consider a custom program through Team QUEST, our experiential edication program housed at Piney Lake. Learn more about Team QUEST here:

Piney Lake Reservation Information

For questions about scheduling your next event at Piney Lake, please contact Mike Ackerman, Associate Director – Recreation & Wellness at

CLICK HERE to submit your Piney Lake reservation request.

Piney Lake Address:
4016 Blumenthal Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27406

Note: Drugs, alcohol, or tobacco prodcuts are not permitted on the property.