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The Parks & Trails Division maintains parks, recreation sites and boat ramps, and natural public lands. Listed below are a few of the more popular recreational lands of Lake County's three dozen parks, preserves and boat ramps. Follow the park links to view more details about each park, including amenities, photo slideshow, map and a listing of events taking place at each park. There is also interactive a map of all of the featured parks at the bottom of this page or you may view a printable map of County Featured Parks and Boat Ramps. Also, view all upcoming events hosted by the Parks & Trails division.

Astor Lions Community Park 54835 Alco Road, Astor, FL 32102

Astor Lions Park offers active recreation for everyone from the ball player to the tennis player. The pavilion and playground offer families a place to enjoy a picnic or day in the park... more »

Basketball Court
Grills
Pavilion
Playground
Sports Fields
Tennis Court
Drinking Fountains
Restrooms
Volleyball
East Lake Community Park 24809 Wallick Road, Sorrento, FL

The East Lake Community Park is currently under development however some amenities are available for use such as three(3) multi-use soccer/football fields. Baseball and softball fields are avilable for practice only at this time. Limerock walking path is also available for use. Click here to view the conceptual plan for the park.

Grills
Pavilion
Sports Fields
Playground
Paved Multi-Use Trail
Exercise Stations
Hiking/Nature Trail
Restrooms
Concessions
Ferndale Preserve 19220 County Road 455, Ferndale, FL

Ferndale Preserve is located on the western shore of Lake Apopka. The preserve offers three trails each offering stunning vistas of Lake Apopka and on clear days down town Orlando... more »

Bird/Nature Viewing
Equestrian Trail
Hiking/Nature Trail
Restrooms
Haynes Creek Preserve34606 S. Haines Creek Road, Leesburg, FL 34778

Haynes Creek Preserve is primarily an island that lies between a canal and Haynes Creek. It consists of wet deciduous forest with a small amount of upland.... more »

Bird/Nature Viewing
Fishing
Hiking/Nature Trail
Lake Idamere Park12335 County Road 448, Tavares, FL 32778

The 45 acres of Lake Idamere Park offers a variety of things to do from a leisurely canoe or kayak around Lake Idamere, to a shaded picnic while children of any ability play on the playground... more »

Bird/Nature Viewing
Canoe/Kayak
Dog Park
Fishing
Grills
Hiking/Nature Trail
Pavilion
Playground
Restrooms
Water Fountains
Lake Jem Park and Boat Ramp16141 County Road 448, Tavares, FL 32778

Lake Jem Park offers visitors the opportunity to launch a boat, canoe or kayak into the Beauclair Canal, hike the 1/2-mile nature trail, fish from the banks of the canal or have a family picnic while the children enjoy the playground shaded by huge Live Oaks... more »

Basketball Court
Bird/Nature Viewing
Boat Ramp
Canoe/Kayak
Fishing
Grills
Hiking/Nature Trail
Pavilion
Playground
Restrooms
Marsh Park and Boat Ramp36545 Yale Retreat Road, Eustis, FL 32727

Marsh Park offers boaters access to Lake Yale for great bass fishing or a relaxing day on the water. The playground and other amenities provide a place for the children to play, enjoy a picnic or just relax under the shade of the Live Oaks... more »

Basketball Court
Bird/Nature Viewing
Boat Ramp
Canoe/Kayak
Fishing
Grills
Playground
Restrooms
Minneola Athletic Complex (M.A.C.) 1300 Fosgate Road, Minneola, FL 34715

The Minneola Athletic Complex (M.A.C.) is being leased from the City of Minneola as of October 1, 2011 to provide active recreational opportunities to residents and visitors of Lake County. The complex has one baseball field (300’), one Little League field (200’), two softball fields (200’), one baseball/softball field (300’), soccer field, football field, sand volleyball court, ... more »

Fitness Trail Concessions Playground Restrooms Sports Fields Volleyball Drinking Fountains
North Lake Regional Park40730 Roger Giles Road, Umatilla, FL 32784

North Lake Community Park is the largest recreational complex managed by the Parks & Trails Division. Opening in March 2009 were many of park's amenities, including an expansive playground area...more »

Basketball Court Bird/Nature Viewing Concessions Dog Park Grills Hiking/Nature Trail Pavilion Playground Sports Fields Tennis Court Restrooms Water Fountains Volleyball
Paisley Community Park24956 County Road 42, Paisley, FL 32767

Paisley Community Park with beautiful spreading oak trees allows individuals and entire families the opportunity to enjoy a few hours or the entire day in the park. Family reunions can plan on playing softball or horseshoes after grilling at the pavilions and watching the kids use the playground equipment... more »

Basketball Court Sports Fields Pavilion Grills Playground Restrooms Drinking Fountains Hiking/Nature Trail Restrooms
Palatlakaha River Park and Boat Ramp12325 Hull Road, Clermont, FL 32711

Palatlakaha River Park offers boater’s access to the Crooked River and the Clermont Chain of Lakes. The park has two fishing piers, playground, and a pavilion with a grill... more »

Bird/Nature Viewing
Boat Ramp
Canoe/Kayak
Fishing
Grills
Hiking/Nature Trail
Pavilion
Playground
Restrooms

Palatlakaha Environmental and Agricultural Reserve (PEAR Park) is the largest County park at 318 acres. The park is divided into two distinct areas. The Wildlife Conservation Area is a passive recreation area with miles of trails to explore, Xeric Upland and Butterfly... more »

Bird/Nature Viewing
Hiking/Nature Trail
Nature Center
Pavilion
Restrooms

Palatlakaha Environmental and Agricultural Reserve (PEAR Park) is the largest County park at 318 acres. The park is divided into two distinct areas. The “Gateway,” or front 50 acres, is being developed into an active recreation area that currently offers visitors ball fields... more »

Basketball Court Bird/Nature Viewing Canoe/Kayak Dog Park Grills Hiking/Nature Trail Nature Center Pavilion Playground Restrooms Sports Fields Fitness Trail Pickleball Courts
Pine Forest Park32520 State Road 44, DeLand, FL 32720

Pine Forest Park features a multi-use field for football or soccer games, a basketball court and two pavilions with grills. Next to the pavilions is the playground for families... more »

Basketball Court
Bird/Nature Viewing
Grills
Hiking/Nature Trail
Pavilion
Playground
Restrooms
Twin Lakes Park35303 County Road 473, Leesburg, FL 34788

Twin Lakes Park offers the opportunity to enjoy a quiet picnic while the children play in one of the two playgrounds, shoot baskets on the basketball court or stroll the trail and boardwalk while enjoying nature... more »

Basketball Court
Bird/Nature Viewing
Drinking Fountains
Grills
Pavilion
Playground
Hiking/Nature Trail
Restrooms

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