Forest Creek Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Forest Creek is a suburban neighborhood of spacious and immaculately maintained homes. Forest Creek can be accessed from West Roberts Road by Southern Oaks Drive, which also forms the southern boundary. Deer Ridge Road forms the west boundary. The zip code is 32533.
While the area is suburban, it is very close to one of the largest retail areas in this part of Pensacola. Three miles south, at the intersection of 9-Mile Road and North Palafox Road, residents have handy access to a number of major retailers, including Wal-Mart. Target and Kohl’s are a short drive away on East 9-Mile Road. Fast-food restaurants and entertainment, such as movie theaters and a bowling center, are located in this vicinity.
Major recreation and sports facilities are close to Forest Creek. A premier fitness center, Pensacourt, is at 9-Mile Road and North Palafox Road. The facility features personal trainers, tennis courts, a swimming pool, aquatic programs and a childcare facility. Fewer than three miles away are Cypress Lakes Golf Course and Ashton Brosnaham Complex, a 103-acre soccer park.
The mammoth Escambia River Wildlife Management Area protects the watersheds of Escambia Bay and provides abundant resources for outdoor activities. The clear, cold streams and rivers are popular with those who kayak and canoe. Larger boats may access the area from nearby public launches, such as Lake Stone and McDavid Ramp. Marinas and yacht clubs are located along the shores of Pensacola Bay.
Miles of white sand beaches, some developed and others pristine, stretch for miles along Pensacola Bay. Many visitors enjoy the popular fishing pier and lively boardwalks at Pensacola Beach, while others prefer the quieter Gulf Islands National Seashore.