Nestled on 4,200 acres of woodlands, this breathtaking residential community offers 1,200 acres of nature preserves, 100 acres of lakes and more than seven miles of bike and jogging trails. Only 1.5 miles to the west is the St. Johns River and a mere 30 minutes to the east is the Atlantic Ocean.
Year-round mild climate, miles of sandy beaches, an abundance of water and nature's bounty were as attractive to the first residents of St. Johns County as they are to the people who live there today. Nearby St. Augustine is known as the Nation's Oldest City and its four centuries of history entice more than one million visitors each year. Founded in 1565 by the Spanish, St. Augustine enjoys carefully preserved historic sites, attractions and neighborhoods. Traveling outside the city of St. Augustine into the natural beauty of St. Johns County adds another flavor to the richness of this fast-growing community.
In fact, St. Johns County is quickly becoming known as the work headquarters for sports and recreation. It is home to several major fishing tournaments, and the beaches are a playground for swimming, volleyball, beach paddle tennis and more. Many recreational activities are readily available in and around Julington Creek, such as boating, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, bass fishing, golf and tennis. Neighborhood activity-based recreation is provided at local schools, including an 18-acre park at Julington Creek Elementary School.
Nearby amenities include The World Golf Village, which is home to the world headquarters of the PGA Tour and the ATP Tour, Ponte Vedra Beach area, Villano Beach area, Daily?s Place Arena in Jacksonville, Everbank Stadium?home of the Jacksonville Jaguars pro Football team and more. Annual golf and tennis tournaments are held throughout each year including the famous Players Championship in Ponte Vedra?s TPC Sawgrass. Active community and professional theaters, and associations for art and music also abound.
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