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Apex

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Apex, the "Peak City", is a town near Raleigh in the state of North Carolina.

Understand[edit]

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

NC 55 comes north from Fuquay-Varina or south from Durham. US 64 meets NC 55 in Apex and comes west from Pittsboro or east from Cary.

By bus[edit]

GoTriangle route 311 goes to Apex from the Regional Transit Center, with connections to Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and other parts of the Triangle. Route 305 from Raleigh also stops at Lake Pine Plaza on the outskirts of Apex. These are just limited commuter services, though, so look up the schedules beforehand and plan carefully.

Get around[edit]

There are some local cab services due to its proximity to Raleigh and Durham.

See[edit]

  • Historic Downtown Apex (Follow NC 55 into Downtown Apex).

Do[edit]

Events[edit]

Buy[edit]

  • Apex Farmers Market, 220 N. Salem St (Chamber of Commerce parking lot). 8:30–12:30 many Saturdays.

Eat[edit]

Drink[edit]

  • Peak City Grill, 126 N. Salem St, +1-919-303-8001.
  • Brüeprint Brewing Company, 1229 Perry Rd #101. Their beers can be found all over North Carolina, but in Apex you can visit their taproom and try the beers at the source.

Sleep[edit]

Go next[edit]

Routes through Apex
RaleighCary  N US 1.svg S  SanfordColumbia
LexingtonPittsboro  W US 64.svg E  CaryRaleigh




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