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    About Grassy Lake - Interlachen
    Convenient to Gainesville

    Grassy Lake is located in Interlachen, Florida, a bedroom community of Palatka and Gainesville.

    Restaurants, schools, shops, churches, and parks are less than five miles from the lake. The Gainesville Regional Airport, Veterans Hospital, and the University of Florida are approximately 25 miles west of Interlachen.

    Bird-watching, Sightseeing, and More

    As a wetland environment, Grassy Lake is one of the best bird-watching locations in the area. A variety of birds nest and migrate in and out of the lake each year.

    Some commonly spotted species include sandhill cranes, woodpeckers, Canadian geese, deer, tortoises, and lizards.

    Its variety of fish makes great opportunities for anglers. Nearby Lake Lagonda features a public fishing pier and playground.

    A Day Out

    Grassy Lake is just an hour’s drive from the east coast. Beaches like Spyglass Public Beach, Crescent Beach, and Butler Beach welcome visitors.

    In some places, the sand is packed enough to drive your car out on. It is a beautiful location for swimming, sunbathing, or horseback riding. A variety of restaurants and shops are located along highway A1A.

    Visit Gainesville for attractions like the Florida Museum of Natural History, Butterfly Rainforest, Ichetucknee Springs State Park, and the Gainesville Raceway.

    A Wonderful Choice of Property

    Purchase property at Grassy Lake for the enjoyment of natural scenery and wildlife sightings. With Gainesville and the East Coast nearby, there are activities for every member of the family.