Let’s Go Birding in Gainesville and Alachua County

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Oakmont residents live in a community surrounded by natural beauty, both in their own backyards and in green spaces, woodlands and conservation areas sprinkled throughout. Those beautiful natural areas also attract many species of popular Florida animals who serve as Oakmont’s wildlife neighbors. This includes birds, and the opportunity for a fun, new outdoor activity …

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Walk on the Wild Side at Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation

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Living in Gainesville’s premier master-planned community means convenient access to almost anything you need for work, home and school purposes. There’s no shortage of services, entertainment and outdoor recreation in this part of north central Florida. But, how about adventures? We have one for you — the Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation. It’s a Gainesville-area …

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Oakmont Residents’ Explorers’ Guide: The Tuscawilla Preserve

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Want to get lost in the woods? Not literally, but in a get-away-from-it-all manner that refreshes and restores? We’ve got the place for Oakmont residents. It’s the Tuscawilla Preserve, a 600-acre conservation tract near the historic town of Micanopy, just south of Gainesville. Teeming with flora and fauna, it includes Lake Tuscawilla, a hiking trail …

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Try a New Sport at the Easton-Newberry Archery Center

Try a New Sport at the Easton-Newberry Archery Center

One of the top perks of living in the Gainesville area is its wealth of recreational options. Thanks to Florida’s mild year-round climate and natural resources, Oakmont residents can choose team sports and individual sports such as running, cycling and hiking, to name a few. Then there’s water sports. North central Florida’s springs and lakes …

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Drive Local: The Dial and Discover Audio Tour

Drive Local: The Dial and Discover Audio Tour

If you’re an Oakmont newbie or considering a new custom Florida home in Gainesville’s top master-planned community, here’s a suggestion for learning about your new hometown and its surroundings: the Dial and Discover Audio Tour. Also known as the Dial and Discover Cell Phone Tour, this audio experience guides listeners down the Old Florida Heritage …

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Guide to Greater Gainesville: ICI Homes Introduces New Floor Plans, Leadership Team

Joe Blanco and Jocylyne Wagle - ICI Homes Leadership Team in Gainesville

The Guide to Greater Gainesville recently highlighted ICI Homes’ new leadership team and new floor plan line-up for Oakmont. ICI Homes is Oakmont’s developer and one of our preferred builders. The company is introducing over a half dozen new floor plans with pricing starting from the low $300,000s. These 3 and 4 bedroom homes, ranging …

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