Welcome to Citrus Springs, Unspoiled, Natural Beauty!
Located in the northern section of Citrus County Florida, Citrus Springs is a charming stretch of tall pine, undisturbed, wooded lots looking much like they must have when Hernando Desoto march through here with native Indian guides. This is Florida’s Nature Coast! Here, residents and investors are drawn to the pristine natural environment and the array of plants and animals.
The Citrus Springs area also contains some of the best golf courses in Florida. Citrus Springs Golf & Country Club with its rolling hills and tricky greens offers something for all skill levels. Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club and Black Diamond Ranch are also just down the road.
If Golf is not your game, Citrus Springs has immaculate tennis courts for residents to use as well as the Withlacoochee State Trail. The Withlacoochee State Trail is a 46-mile long paved, multi-use, non-motorized rail trail in Florida located in Citrus, Hernando and Pasco counties. It follows along the Withlacoochee River and passes through the Withlacoochee State Forest. It is the longest paved rail trail in Florida and it goes right through Citrus Springs.
Boating and fishing are also high on the list to pass the time. Lake Adriane in Citrus Springs flows into the Withlacoochee River, sporting some of the best bass fishing in Florida. Many other rivers, lakes, and springs dot the countryside, including the Rainbow River. And don’t forget the nearby Gulf of Mexico for pleasure boating, jet skiing and great saltwater fishing.
Typical homes in Citrus Springs are modest, there are sections with more dense development for a more neighborhood feel or you can buy in a more sparsely developed section for greater privacy. In almost any direction you look in Citrus Springs, you will see unspoiled wooded areas and all that nature has to offer. Local wildlife includes; eagles, red tail hawks, owls, squirrels, tortoise, fox, and raccoons among others. If you are a nature lover, you will enjoy the sight and sounds of just relaxing in the backyard.
A Citrus Springs home is perfect as a starter home for a new family or a retired couple looking to down size and return to a slower, less hectic pace of life. Many activities are offered to the residents through the Citrus Springs Community Center & Civic Association, and the surrounding area offers endless outdoor recreation.
You won’t be able to decide what to do first with so many recreational and social activities, mild temperatures year round, and the perfect harmony between nature and modern living, Citrus Springs is the perfect choice for residents and investors!
For more information about the homes for sale in Citrus Springs Florida, contact Plantation Realty today!