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Baywalk is a community of large executive homes off Scenic Highway in Pensacola. This neighborhood is one street ending in a cul-de-sac, so traffic is local. Large trees and lush landscaping surround the homes. Scenic Highway winds its way along the coast of Escambia Bay and has a small bike path for biking enthusiasts.
For residents who enjoy water activities, there are marinas along Scenic Highway in addition to national parks and beaches. Bay Bluffs Preserve has beautiful boardwalks and a nature trail. Visitors enjoy viewing wildlife in addition to beach access.
Pelican Baseball Park is home to the local minor league baseball team and is north of the community. The University of West Florida is north, along Campus Drive, and offers a variety of collegiate sports, including baseball and basketball. The university offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in many disciplines. Each spring, it hosts the popular Festival on the Green, which consists of an arts and crafts show, dog agility games, and a fair.
Baywalk residents have many options for shopping. Creighton Road is just south of the community and offers shoppers many choices, from local specialty shops to national chain stores. Restaurants abound on Creighton Road, among them popular fast-food chains and eateries with many types of cuisine.
Residents of Baywalk have two indoor malls from which to choose. The University Square Mall southwest of the community is a shorter drive and offers residents a selection of stores. The Cordova Mall has a larger selection of stores. In addition, free-standing retailers and hotels surround the Cordova Mall on North 9th Avenue. That area also has also many restaurants and a movie theater.
Golfers can join the Scenic Hills Country Club, which is north of the community. The club offers a variety of golf and social memberships, with events throughout the year.