Winter Haven Chain of Lakes is home to a chain of 16 Lakes connected by easily navigable canals. If you like boating, fishing or water skiing the chain of lakes are a great place to go. Along the shore there are many recreational facilities, picnic grounds, fishing piers and public boat ramps. Also, visit the Singing Tower in nearby Lake Wales.
Winter Haven Florida
Downtown Winter Haven Florida is known for the 24 lakes connected by a system of canals. Because of the system of canals “chained” together the city is often referred to as “The Chain of Lakes City”.
Winter Haven Florida has a population of approximately 40,000 people and is located in the central Florida area between Tampa and Orlando.
There are 45 lakes within the city limits of Winter Haven Florida.
Bok Tower is located to the east of the Winter Haven just outside downtown lake wales and is a wonderful place to visit.
Winter Haven golf is fun.
Winter Haven encompasses nine golf courses with many amenities. With a population of around 83,000 people there is plenty of support for the golfing community.
The Winter Haven area is high and dry at approximately one hundred and ten feet about sea level. If you are a golfer, then there is nothing like living on one the areas many golf course.
The tower is not open to walk through however you can enjoy daily concerts from it’s carillon bells. Bok tower gardens is open to visitors and has 250 acres of gardens and nature to enjoy.
Open Daily – Admission at gate.
Downtown Winter Haven
Take an afternoon stroll through downtown Winter Haven.
Downtown Winter Haven Florida is full of great shops, restaurants, cafes, businesses and events. If you prefer a leisurely day you can always check out a book from the library and read it in the park. What ever you are in the mood for you can find it downtown Winter Haven.