Town of Lake Placid, Florida

Lake Placid is a town in Highlands County, Florida. The Town of Lake Placid has a few different nicknames but one that resonates the most is “Town of Murals.” Lake Placid is home to more than 40 murals painted on various buildings throughout the town. With such an artistic fervor, you are bound to see something in Lake Placid to inspire you!

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Henscratch Farms Vineyard and Winery is home to award winning muscadine and scuppernong wines, seasonal strawberries, and free-range chickens. There is also an option to pick grapes and strawberries when you visit the winery.

Lake June-in-Winter Scrub State Park is a preserve that offers protection to the sand scrub, which is one of Florida's most endangered areas. It is predominately scrub habitat and contains the highest concentration of rare plant and animal life, so the view and experience are exceptional here. Spot rare animals native to the area, like the Florida scrub-jay, Florida scrub lizard, Florida mouse, Eastern indigo snake, and more! Walk the nature trail, hike the white sugar sand firelanes, fish from the shore, or take a canoe across the lake. Learn why this park has its own unique and fascinating history.