Points of Interest Near Visual Edge IT LONGWOOD FLORIDA

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Big Tree Park

Big Tree Park, a forest of ancient trees in this corner of Spring Hammock Preserve. A short interpretive boardwalk will wow you with the wonders of numerous trees, including one more than a thousand years old. Located right along the Cross Seminole Trail bike path, which is the Florida Trail route through urban Seminole County, it’s a must-stop for hikers and cyclists, not just for the trees but for restrooms and a picnic area.


Secret Lake Park

Nestled within three lakes, Secret Lake Park boasts an abundance of options for any lifestyle. For the more active there is basketball, softball, tennis, racquetball and soccer. For those looking to relax and enjoy nature there is the boardwalk connected to the sidewalk which meanders through the entire park, as well as two fishing piers. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful place to walk, a pick up game of hoops or even hoping to watch a game of soccer or baseball, Secret Lake Park is the place to be.

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Planet Obstacle – World’s Largest Indoor Obstacle Park

Once known as the Coney Island of Maine, and later an important WW II outpost, Peaks Island today is a neighborhood within the city of Portland. Home to artists, retirees, commuters of all sorts and a substantial summer population, Peaks Island boasts a small town feel with unparalleled ocean views and access. Fourteen daily departures (17 minutes one way) from Portland make Peaks an ideal, family friendly destination.

Casselberry Park

This 9 acre park surrounds Casselberry City Hall. Home to Casselberry Jazz concerts and the Casselberry Art House, this park serves as the artistic and cultural center of the City. Lake Concord Park’s amenities include an interactive water play area, amphitheater, sculpture garden, playground, board walk, fountains and Florida native and Florida Friendly species of plants and gardens.