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The Elysian Forrest neighborhood in zip code 32311 is less than 10 miles east of the downtown portion of Tallahassee, the capital city of Florida. The city provides an excellent location in Leon County. Tallahassee is about 10 miles from the Georgia border and 20 miles north of the Apalachee Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
Louvinia Drive creates the eastern boundary for the Elysian Forrest neighborhood. Elysian Way runs in an east-west direction off Louvinia and ends in a cul-de-sac. The community also includes the smaller cul-de-sac, Elysian Court. Old Saint Augustine Road, County Road 2196, is one block north. Densely wooded areas separate the homes, and the border sections are comprised of forest.
Several small lakes with public access are available just minutes to the south for area residents. About one mile north of the development, acres of recreation are available at J.R. Arnold Greenway and Pond and at Lake Lafayette and Lake Lafayette Heritage Trail Park. The Capital City Country Club offers golfing opportunities. Tom Brown Park and Lake Leon provide additional recreation.
Highway 27 runs parallel to County Road 2196 providing a secondary route into the city for commuters. A Walmart Supercenter is less than three miles west of the community. The Gulf Wind Shopping Center and Governor’s Square are just two of the larger shopping areas within an easy drive for residents. The campus of Florida State University is in the downtown area of Tallahassee with easy access from Highway 27. Interstate 10 is about two miles north of the city.