Woodbridge First Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Northeast Pensacola, Florida’s Woodbridge First neighborhood offers a refreshing mix of residential living and green space. With its large, tree-filled areas and the Escambia River nearby, residents have the convenience of living in a city coupled with the pleasure of country living. Schools, churches, the Palafox Square Mall, and outdoor activities are all available. Pensacola has a well-organized recreational program with over 90 parks. The Ashton Brosnaham Sportsplex, a 110-acre site with 17 soccer fields and a 2,500-seat stadium, hosts several different kinds of sporting events.
Golf enthusiasts can enjoy the Scenic Hills Golf and Country Club’s professionally designed 18-hole, par-71 course, with its rolling hills and tree-lined fairways. Members have access to a pro shop, restaurant, banquet facilities, and a practice area with a driving range and putting green.
The Escambia River is considered one of the best freshwater fishing rivers in Florida. Sportsmen fish for warmouth, bluegill, and several species of sunfish, bass, and catfish.
Gulf Islands National Seashore on Pensacola Bay is open from dawn to dusk for camping, fishing, boating, swimming, and picnics. Big Lagoon State Park has 655 acres where wildlife enthusiasts can view and photograph many species of birds, crab the shallow waters, walk the flatwoods, or picnic in the pines. The park is also open for camping, swimming, fishing, boating, and hiking. It is located 10 miles southwest of Pensacola on the Gulf Beach Highway.
Pensacola Beach, which has 52 miles of white-sand beaches, is on Santa Rosa Island, just a short distance from the city. Swimming, boating, fishing, sun bathing, and even sea-turtle watching are enjoyed by visitors.