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Recreational Property at Weiss Lake

Roger Griffeth

Date: 12/10/2017

Weiss Lake has a lot of property that touches the shoreline in Cherokee County. Are there restrictions on the use of this property? Who controls the land mass around the lake? When do you need a permit? All these questions are answered in my latest blog: "Weiss Lake Recreational Property"

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Upcoming entertainment events in Lake and Sumter counties

Daily Commercial

Date: 12/7/2017 2:15:00 AM

MOUNT DORA VILLAGE MARKET: From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday At Evans Park on Donnelly St. at Lake Dora. Superb quality local produce, eclectic food, handmade crafts and ample parking. Go to mountdoramarket.com. LATIN FESTIVAL: From 3 to 7 p.m. at

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Tavares Apartments for Rent

apartments.com

Date: 12/3/2017 4:05:00 PM

Tavares is a small city in central Florida, surrounded by lakes and infused with distinctive personality. The Lake Dora waterfront has grown tremendously in recent years, overlooking the seaplane base that has earned Tavares the nickname “America’s

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Tavares Apartments for Rent

apartments.com

Date: 11/30/2017 4:20:00 PM

Tavares is a small city in central Florida, surrounded by lakes and infused with distinctive personality. The Lake Dora waterfront has grown tremendously in recent years, overlooking the seaplane base that has earned Tavares the nickname “America’s

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Creature feature 'Crocodylus' shot in Mount Dora premiering Sunday

Orlando Sentinel

Date: 11/29/2017 5:20:00 PM

The children, who were locally cast, were told to kayak to the fictional “Devil’s Dip” in Lake Dora for one scene. They failed to hear a director yell “cut!” and “ended almost a mile in the middle of the lake,” McLaren said. “All the

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• Surface Area: 4,475 Acres
Lake Dora is one of the seven lakes of the Harris Chain of Lakes. Located in Lake County in central Florida, the lake covers 4,475 acres and is a favorite location for fishing and recreational boating. The Dora Canal connects Lake Dora to Lake Eustis to the north, and Lake Dora is connected to Lake Apopka to the south by way of Lake Beauclair and the Apopka-Beauclair Canal.

The cities of Tavares and Mount Dora occupy the northern and eastern shorelines of Lake Dora, with Mount Dora making a beautiful, picturesque setting nestled on the hills rising to the east. There are two public boat ramps for direct access to Lake Dora: one is located on the northern shore in Tavares and the other is located on the eastern shore in Mount Dora. Both are very nice ramps with plenty of parking for vehicles and boat trailers. The southwestern shore of Lake Dora consists of a wetland with the southeastern shore consisting of a narrow piece of land that separates Lake Dora from Lake Beauclair.

The cities of Tavares and Mount Dora hold several annual festivals that highlight interests from antique wooden boats to antique furniture. The festivals draw thousands of visitors to the area from throughout Florida and the southeastern United States.

Lake Dora is teeming with wildlife, including many types of fish, waterfowl, reptiles, and mammals. The Dora Canal is a popular area for bird-watching and is the main focus of guided tour boats that ply the waters of the area.
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