Clermont Chain of Lakes: The Basics

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The Clermont Chain of Lakes is an extensive vertical stretch of 11 Florida lakes revered for prime fishing, boating, and waterfront fun. Shoreline that is not populated with lakefront homeowners is largely Floridian wetland full of beautiful local wildlife.

Over 9000 acres of lakes are all interconnected by way of the Palatlakaha River, and shorelines are rich with cypress trees giving a large percentage of the water a tannic quality.

Clermont chainThe river is perfect for kayaking while the larger lakes in the Clermont Chain are commonly used for wakeboarding, waterskiing, and other watersports. The Clermont Chain is has been referred to as the “wake boarding capital of the world” by Wakeboarding Mag and Orlando Watersports.

Supporting a healthy population of bass and crappie among the masses of water flora and fallen trees, the Clermont Chain of Lakes is also famous statewide for sport fishing and hosts a multitude of tournaments year round for the most skillful participants.

The lakes host two marinas, one by Lake Minnehaha and one by Lake Susan, which offer features such as boat gas stations and convenient rentals. However, many other boat ramps dot the lakes with easy water access for boat owners.

The two lakes here differentiated in purple, Lake Emma and Lake Lucy, are sometimes considered part of the Clermont Chain of Lakes, but are actually located in Groveland.

As of September 23, 2015, there are 25 Active listings for lakefront residential properties on the Clermont Chain of Lakes.

Active – 25 Listings
List Price $119,900 – $1.5mil
1,296 – 7,716 Square Feet
2 bed 2 bath – 5 bed 6 bath
10 properties with private pools

Pending – 7 Listings
List Price $144,750 – $749,900
1,178 – 3,512 Square Feet
2 bed 2 bath – 4 bed 3 bath

Sold (6 mo.) – 18 Listings
List Price $279,000 – $1.75mil
Sold Price $260,000 – $1.4mil
3 bed 2 bath – 7 bed 5 bath / 6 bed 6 bath
11 properties with private pools

Contact the Mike Rance Team today and make the Clermont Chain of Lakes your lakefront reality!

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