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The Northeast Tallahassee neighborhood of Hillwood has spacious treed sites and upscale, one-story brick homes. It is bounded on the north by Miccosukee Drive, on the east by Edenfield Road, and anchoring the southern edge is Hillwood Way which circles west and becomes Crestwood Drive. Elementary schools in the community are Desoto Trail and Walter Moore. Nearby shopping centers include Wal-Mart, and Wynn Dixie grocery store.
At the Lafayette Arts and Crafts Center residents find opportunities for adults and youngsters that include classes in pottery, crochet, drawing, and stained glass. The center has several classrooms and pottery lab with 3 kilns. These classes are scheduled quarterly, through a summer camp program, and special holiday workshops.
The Lower Lake Lafayette area is a duck hunter’s paradise. With a trail maintenance program and improvement of the waterfowl habitat, Leon County effectively manages the program. Information with maps of the trail and location of boat ramps are available. No motors are allowed on the waterways. Fishing is allowed with a license, but minnows and cast nets are prohibited.
Whether your preference is golf, tennis, or swimming, the Capitol City Country Club is the prestigious club to join. Members enjoy the rolling hills and oak trees of the grounds located just minutes from the downtown area, and a short 15 minute drive southwest of the Hillwood neighborhood. The club offers a challenging 18 hole course, pros for instruction, a well-stocked pro shop, and both men’s and ladies associations that sponsor activities and tournaments throughout the year. The five court tennis complex includes three hard and two clay courts that are lighted for night play. The full size Olympic pool and children’s wading pool are popular in the summer months.