Lake Holden afer Irma
Due to the high water levels in many area lakes, the Orange County Environmental Protection Division is advising residents to avoid creating wakes when boating on our lakes. [Full Story
Mornings on the lake.
just far enough for downtown to seem like your are somewhere else. Featuring beautiful sunrises...
First among many
nestled among the jewels of lakes south of Orlando. Lake Holden is not only closest to downtown, it ranks among the best lakes in urban Florida.
Evenings on the lake
with our glorious sunsets are just as spectacular as the beautiful sunrises.
provides residents with awesome recreational opportunities from fishing, paddle boarding, wake-boarding, bird watching and even relaxing
1842 - during the Second Seminole Indian War, Aaron Jernigan settled onto the northwestern shore of a lake now known as Lake Holden. As the first property owner, he established a trading post and by 1850 a Post Office was established in the trading post. In 1857 the Post Office name was changed from Jernigan to Orlando and by 1875 the city was Incorporated.
--The rest as we know, 'is History...'
TODAY - Nestled just south of downtown Orlando, Lake Holden provides residents with an oasis of Lakefront recreational and lifestyle amenities. Just minutes away from business and nightlife opportunities, this 'no-public access' lake offers the best of downtown proximity and lakefront lifestyle.