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    About Clearwater Lake - Interlachen
    Putnam County, Florida

    Clearwater Lake is located in Interlachen, Florida, 40 minutes away from Gainesville.

    Twenty-six minutes away is the Keystone Heights Airport-42J, and 22 minutes away is the Putnam Community Medical Center.

    Residents can shop at the Hawthorne Square shopping center and enjoy the numerous local restaurants, such as Nanna's Country Cafe and True Grits.

    On and Around the Water

    Clearwater Lake is part of the Grandin Lake Shores community. The lake is connected to 360-acre Lake Grandin through a canal, so residents can enjoy two lakes full of fun!

    Anglers can expect to catch a plethora of freshwater fish, including bluegill, bass, catfish, carp, crappie, and pickerel.

    Some of the most popular water sports on the lake are jet-skiing, slalom skiing, sailing, and swimming.

    The community has a community center, a members-only boat ramp launch, a fishing area, as well as a sandy beach swimming area. The sandy beach swimming area has a walk-out deck with two benches plus a separate covered area with picnic tables.

    What to do in Interlachen

    Royal Manor Winery is a great location to try local wines and have a guided tasting session with the winery owners.

    Carl Duval Moore State Forest is a good visit if you are looking for a casual hike through the woods to spend some time outdoors.

    Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway is for more intermediate or advanced hikers and has a wide network of trails available for the public to use.

    The Canyons Zipline and Adventure Park is a must-see for any thrill-seekers and is great fun for people of all ages.

    Why Clearwater Lake?

    Perfect for anglers and water sport enthusiasts, Clearwater Lake is sure to be a hit for an active and thrill-seeking family.