Lake Crescent in Windermere FL is found just north of Lake Butler and the Town of Windermere. Lake Crescent is a fairly large lake and there is public access to it. The access is limited to kayaks and row boats and is found in the Windermere Recreation Area.
Lake Crescent is a fairly large lake and it did not take long for communities to spring up along its beautiful shorelines. Basically the Windermere Club and Crescent Lake Estates dominate the shoreline but there are some other homes along the northeastern shore.
Along the south side of the lake you will find the Windermere Recreation Center which is a great city park and very popular as well. Part of the Windermere FL lifestyle is the weather, especially in the fall and summer evenings. Lake Crescent's canal runs through the park so many can enjoy this large, clear spring fed lake.
Lake Crescent is a spring fed lake and has two canals. One of which is running southward toward Lake Butler but seemingly ends there. However the lake is connected to Lake Butler but you can't take advantage of it because it is underground. This allows Lake Crescent to help keep the water level steady in both lakes as they are also both spring fed. Water level is typically 103 feet above sea level. There are 187 acres of surface area, the lake has a mean depth of 17 feet and holds over 1.1 billion gallons of water. Contact us if you would like to live on or near Crescent Lake in Windermere FL.