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Grande Lagoon is a neighborhood in Pensacola, Florida, in the 32507 zip code. A planned community, it is located on the waterfront and built around a small inlet. The residences have ocean access or views, and are surrounded by palm trees swaying in the ocean breeze. The area is quiet, and walking is both scenic and pleasant.
Big Lagoon State Park, on the shore of Big Lagoon, lies between the mainland and the Gulf of Mexico and Perdido Key. Many family-friendly activities are available in the park, including swimming, crabbing, boating, hiking, fishing and camping. The park supports a variety of ecosystems. Birds migrate to this location, making it a popular birding watching destination. A three-story observation tower offers sweeping, panoramic views, and interpretive exhibits throughout the park and frequent ranger programs are big attractions.
Baars Field is the home of many of the youth sports programs in this area. The eight-acre field has five ball fields, a playground, batting cages and restrooms.
The Pensacola Naval Complex is the largest employer in this area and is located fewer than miles to the east.
Holy Spirit Catholic Church is situated on Gulf Highway, a short drive from Grande Lagoon.
The two closest schools to this neighborhood are Hellen Caro Elementary School and Jim C. Bailey Middle School. The closest private school is is St. John the Evangelist Catholic School, eight miles away.
Located just a few miles from Grande Lagoon, Perdido Bay Golf Club, the former home of the Pensacola Open, is a public golf course that offers 18 holes of championship golf.
When residents want to grocery shop, they can visit Winn Dixie, Circle K, and Publix all within slightly more than one mile.