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Posted by Stephanie Payne on Feb 12, 2019 12:28:03 PM
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4 Mount Dora, Florida Parks for top Recreation & Local Adventures

Full of vibrant wildlife, recreation, and some of the best scenery in the area - these four parks showcase why so many love life and Real Estate in Mount Dora, Florida

Gilbert Park / Grantham Pointe

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With a cool mix of wooden playground equipment, Gilbert Park is equipped with several pavilions, picnic tables, and lots of benches. Make a day out of it with your loved ones and plan to have a picnic lunch! Located just a short walk away from the water, it's an ideal spot to get away and take in the beautiful Florida weather!
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Be sure to stop by Grantham Pointe, located just across the street from Gilbert Park and often referred to as "Mount Dora's Favorite Spot" as it's home to Mt. Dora's famous landmark - the lighthouse! 

Palm Island Park

Located on Lake Dora, Palm Island Park is an 8-acre natural preservation area that offers picnic tables, trails, and a fabulously wooded boardwalk stretching along the edge of the lake. This dog-friendly park is great for a relaxing walk or great exercise!
Arrive at this majestic slice of heaven by water or land as there is a boat ramp present. You'll want to bring your camera along as a variety of wildlife call the park home. From turtles to slumbering gators, there's a lot of fun to be had at this Mt. Dora favorite located just outside of the popular Downtown area!

Donnelly Park

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Tucked in the heart of Mt. Dora, Florida is a wonderful and charming community park filled with events and activities throughout the year. From yoga classes to movies in the park, relaxation and popular events are a common trend in and surrounding this park. It's also home to the Mount Dora Pickle Ball Courts!
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As if this park doesn't already sound fabulous - it's located nearby some of the best shopping and restaurants in the area. Grab lunch or browse local boutiques just a short walk away. It's also located right next to ERA Grizzard, Mount Dora! 

Trimble Park 

Encompassing 71-acres including a 1.3-mile nature trail, Trimble Park is a nature-lovers paradise sandwiched between Lake Beauclair and Lake Carlton. This adventure-packed park offers a little something for everyone from playgrounds and hiking to kayaking and observing the wildlife.
It's known as a well-maintained park with friendly rangers and beautiful ancient oak trees. Many enjoy camping here as well! Surrounding lakes offer a serene atmosphere, and covered picnic areas provide the perfect place for a relaxing meal. Grab your sunglasses and your camera, as you'll want to capture every moment here!

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