Parks and Recreation
The Sopchoppy FL home buyer is often attracted by the profusion of outdoor activites to be savored here. Hiking and biking are popular pastimes, and hunting and fishing are very popular as well. Campers will love the facilities in the national forest. Those that get Sopchoppy rental properties often enjoy canoeing and kayaking as well. Rural foreclosures in Sopchoppy, FL can include 1920s homesteads that can be renovated as hunt camps, for example. There also modern two and three-bedroom homes perfect for families.Other homes for sale include wooded lots and nice acreage.
The Myron B. Hodge City Park offers many amenities, including play equipment, camping, and a picnic pavilion nestled back in the woods. There’s a hiking trail and a boardwalk down by the Sopchoppy River. Community leaders have relocated the historic, original Sopchoppy schoolhouse to a prominent spot near the park’s entrance.
The Ochlockonee River State Park is only four miles outside of town. It offers camping enthusiasts exceptional facilities. The park will please canoeists and hikers alike.
For over a decade, the Worm Gruntin’ Festival has been a real highlight of the Spring. There’s a 5k run and the “Worm Grunters Ball” that includes the crowning of a king or queen. Those crowned are always citizens who have earned the respect of the community for their various charitable or selfless endeavors.
Festivities include a demonstration of actual worm grunting by a seasoned bait harvester. About a hundred vendors participate, and live music fills the entire Saturday. The County’s annual horseshoe contest is also held during the festival. When the occasion calls for it, the 33-mile drive into Tallahassee offers bigger action.
Sopchoppy – A Peaceful and Easygoing Gulf Coast Community
An experienced real estate agent can can help you with buying your personal home or other real estate in Sopchoppy, including foreclosures and rental properties. Sonya Hall is an experienced pro who knows Sopchoppy, Tallahassee and the Gulf Coast area. Call her today at 850-926-5084.
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