Groveland, Florida, is a small town on the west side of Clermont. The quiet town is a pleasant change from the larger towns and cities surrounding it. The town of Groveland is surrounded by lakes, which creates a calm atmosphere and cheerful, friendly ambience. The town is a favorite for those who enjoy an outdoor life style with its miles of running trails and several kayaking canals throughout.
Access to the Florida Turnpike and being only 35 miles from Orlando allows residents of Groveland to enjoy their downhome feeling without being too far from the entertainment sources in the city. Walt Disney World, for instance, is only a short distance away. Groveland has several pleasant parks, including the Veterans Park, JT Memorial Park, and Lake David Park. Some of the features are community basketball and volleyball courts, a skate park, picnic tables, a boat ramp, and lighted pathways. There are great areas for birding and watching other wildlife as well.
The schools servicing Groveland are in the Lake County School District and include Groveland Elementary, Mascotte Elementary, Clermont Middle School, and South Lake High School. Post-secondary facilities at Saint Leo University and Seminole State College are also nearby.
Homes in the Groveland real estate market include pre-owned single-family homes for sale as well as lots of undeveloped land perfect for building your own custom home.