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About Gum Swamp
Just a short trip from Jacksonville, Florida

Gum Swamp is a beautiful community located between St. Johns River and Florida’s eastern coast. Small ponds are scattered throughout the city, giving residents a choice to have waterfront property if preferred.

River Activities, Ocean Fun, and Golfing

Gum Swamp gives residents the convenience of living near the river and the ocean. St. Johns River is 310 miles long and offers a variety of recreational activities along its shorelines. In many areas of the river, hiking, biking, horseback riding, and boating may be permitted.

The St. Johns River is excellent for fishing as well. Bass, crappie, catfish, bluegills, bream, shellcrackers, shiners, and more can be caught on this river.

There are several beaches located just a short drive from Gum Swamp. Jacksonville Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, and Sawgrass offer beautiful sandy beaches for some fun.

Are you looking to spend some time on the golf course? Gum Swamp is located only a few minutes from Pablo Creek Club. It features 18 holes of manicured, Bermuda grass. Perfect for the well-seasoned golfer or someone looking to start a new hobby.

Fun in Jacksonville

Jacksonville has a long list of attractions and things to do. The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens occupies over 117 acres of land, which is home to over 2,000 animals. The Land of the Tiger is one of their more famous exhibits and features five tigers in a unique walk-through trail system.

The Florida Theatre was established in 1927 and still opens its doors. Throughout the year, this theatre hosts a variety of shows and performances.

The Museum of History & Science is the city’s most-visited museum. The Alexander Brest Planetarium makes the museum a fun learning experience for people of all ages.

The Perfect Place to Experience the River and Beach Life

Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a shoreline vacation rental, Gum Swamp is an excellent choice.