About Lochloosa Lake
Alachua County, Florida

Lochloosa Lake is in Lochloosa, Florida, 21.3 miles from Gainesville.

The Gainesville Regional Airport is 25 miles away, and the UF Health Shands Hospital is under 30 miles away for easy travel and medical care.

On the Lake Fun

If you wish to explore Lochloosa Lake by boat, there are two public boat ramps. One provides access at U.S. Highway 301 in Lochloosa and the other is at Lochloosa Harbor Fish Camp just north of Lochloosa, also accessed from U.S. 301.

In addition to boating, there is also a public fishing pier on Lochloosa Lake. The most predominant species of fish to be caught here are largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, and black crappie.

Explore Gainesville

Gainesville has a wide assortment of activities inside the city.

The Florida Museum of Natural History Exhibits explores the natural and human heritage of Florida, the Caribbean & Latin America.

The Hippodrome Theatre offers plays, independent films, and an art gallery.

The Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention is a modern museum from the inventor of Gatorade featuring interactive science and technology exhibits.

There are plenty of popular restaurants including Underground Kitchen, The Top, and MOJO Hogtown Bar-B-Que, Smoked Meats Whiskey Bar.

Excellent Location for Lake Life

Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a waterfront property, Lochloosa Lake is an excellent choice.