Pickwick Park is a community that is located in the city of Jacksonville, Florida just east of Plummers Bay. This neighborhood was ranked as one of the best neighborhoods for those who enjoy walking, in the city of Jacksonville.
Pickwick Park is a community that has many houses close to the sidewalks, and the businesses are also close to the streets. The reason for this is to make it easy for people walking around to have easy access to all the shops and to have that close neighbor feel. Pickwick is a tight-knit community, and to have the houses close together helps preserve that feeling. Pickwick has an old-fashioned neighborhood kind of atmosphere to it.
Situated a few miles to the west is Plummers Bay. Plummers Bay is a boater’s starting point and a great fishing area for anglers. Here you will find a few marinas, and many docks and boat slips. A lot of the boats in Plummers Bay are larger boats that will begin their excursion here and head out to the Atlantic for the day or weekend. For the angler in you, this bay supplies you with all of the fishing you can handle from the Atlantic Ocean inlet. There are a few restaurants on the water as well; there are seafood, steak, and burger eateries where you can stop by. While you are dining, you can watch the boats coming in during sunset, or sit outside and listen to the waves crashing upon the shores.
San Jose Boulevard is one of the main roads running through Pickwick Park and will provide you with shopping and dining options for miles. If you want a family-friendly neighborhood close to the water and want convenience to all that Jacksonville has to offer, then Pickwick is the place for you.