Parks have long become a part of many people’s lives, giving everyone an opportunity to spend time outdoors and get some much-needed exercise. Because of how ingrained in our culture parks are, there are many parks in every city to explore and enjoy. If you are looking for a new place to call home with plenty of outdoor space to run and play – for you, your dogs, your kids, or the whole family – there are many great parks in the Northside area, where River Hollow is located.
Oceanway Park: For numerous activities including soccer, tennis, basketball and swimming, Oceanway Park has just about everything you need. A place for kids and families, everyone can find an outdoor (or even indoor!) recreation activity they enjoy. Have a family picnic or just enjoy the outdoors.
Sheffield Regional Park: This park features small ponds for fishing, trails for walks and runs, sports fields for a pick-up game, and even a skateboard park. It gives everyone a chance for a good workout and to get some energy out in a large open space not far from home.
Memorial Park: Founded in memory of Floridians who lost their lives in World War I, this park is located along the St. Johns River, offering views as visitors walk along the paths of the 6-acre park. People are often found fishing or doing yoga through the park.
Lonnie C. Miller Park: This park is over 100 acres, which offers everyone in your family the chance to participate in their favorite activities. With a playground for the kids, you can have a family picnic with the grills and picnic tables, or take a stroll along the paths.
Jacksonville Arboretum and Gardens: Woodland trails, a two acre lake, and sloping hills give you and your guests a chance to explore the more than 100 plants that are labeled along the way. Three miles of trails allow you to learn and enjoy the views, while taking in some fresh air. It’s free admission most days, with donations requested to cover operation costs.
River Hollow by Breeze Homes
As you search for the next place to call your home, visit River Hollow to see how this community can be the right fit for you. Near Broward River in the Northside area, River Hollow is near the beaches and downtown, with easy access to Jacksonville University and River City Marketplace. The buying process is simple for these designer-approved homes. Get started today by talking to a friendly, experienced agent who can walk you through the entire home buying process.