The Miracle Field of Lake County

The Miracle Field of Lake County is a track and field for people of all abilities

In partnership with the Miracle League, the Lake County Board of County Commissioners is proud to announce the grand opening of the Miracle Field of Lake County at Lake Idamere Park. A ribbon cutting ceremony is planned for Saturday, March 12 at 9 a.m. at 12335 County Road 448, Tavares. The Miracle Field features a […]... Read More
Sarah Haskins

Clermont Olympian explains how training in South Lake gives her the winning edge

Clermont triathlete Sarah Haskins took home the gold during the recent IRONMAN 70.3 Pan American Pro Championship in Panama, a challenging race among professional athletes along a breathtaking path which included a fast swim, unique transitions and a flat bike course which showcased scenic Central America. “This was my first time to Panama City and […]... Read More
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PEAR Park’s Wildlife Watch Post is the area’s newest ecotourism destination

The Lake County Board of County Commissioners’ Parks & Trails Division announced the Wildlife Watch Post at the Palatlakaha Environmental and Agricultural Reserve (PEAR) Park – Wildlife Conservation Area as Lake County’s newest destination for birders, native plant enthusiasts and nature photographers.To help further promote ecotourism in the area, the county proudly opened the Wildlife […]... Read More
Green Mountain Scenic Overlook

Green Mountain Scenic Overlook offers a view like no other

One of Lake County’s newest public lands offers visitors an unparalleled vantage point. Featuring a 132-foot elevated boardwalk leading to a 20×20 foot overlook offering exceptional views of Sugarloaf Mountain, Lake Apopka and the Orlando skyline, it’s no wonder the Green Mountain Scenic Overlook and Trailhead is becoming one of the county’s most popular natural […]... Read More
Alicia Kaye

Clermont woman wins New York City Triathlon

Alicia Kaye, a 31-year-old Clermont triathlete, won the female professional division at the 2014 Panasonic New York City Triathlon on Aug. 3, competing among nearly 4,000 athletes. “I am extremely pleased to have won the NYC Triathlon and to retain my lead of the Lifetime Fitness Triathlon Series,” Kaye said. “The competition and course were […]... Read More
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Exciting new events added to this year’s Wings and Wildflowers Festival

From Segway tours of secluded ecotourism attractions to a 5K run around Leesburg, Lake County’s 3rd Annual Wings & Wildflowers Festival is offering new events that will appeal to birders and beyond. The festival, to be held Oct. 3-5 at Venetian Gardens, located at 201 E. Dixie Ave., Leesburg, will spotlight Lake County’s growing reputation […]... Read More