A hidden gem located along the shores of Lake Powell in Panama City Beach, the Wild Heron community is an amenity rich neighborhood with unique, craftsman-style homes and an outstanding waterfront lifestyle. The prime location between Panama City and Destin alongside the serene waters of Lake Powell offers the best dining, shopping, and beach access in Panama City Beach as well as plenty of things to do within the neighborhood. At the heart of community is the private Shark’s Tooth Golf Course with terrific views and homesites that line the greens. This exclusive, rental restricted neighborhood has a distinct blend of coastal and craftsman style architecture that captures the natural beauty of the surrounding area. Although known for its world class greens, the Wild Heron community also appeals to more than just golfers! This master planned community offers many more amenities and perks, like guarded entry, recreational amenities, large community pool, Lake Powell access, beautiful landscaping, and more!
Shark’s Tooth Golf Club
Shark’s Tooth Golf Club is the centerpiece of the Wild Heron community. Greg Norman, once ranked the world’s best golfer, designed the over-1,200-yard course, which runs along the lake’s shores, through pine forests and over streams and estuaries. Golf Digest named Shark’s Tooth one of the top 100 public courses in the country. The Shark’s Tooth Clubhouse features a bar and grill, large dining room, a restaurant, locker rooms, and Har-Tru HydroCourt tennis courts.
Wild Heron homeowners are welcome to enjoy the free use of kayaks and canoes from the lakefront boathouse to explore Lake Powell, one of Florida’s largest rare coastal dune lakes. It’s the perfect place to fish or just sit and enjoy the views. Sunsets just look better from the docks at Wild Heron. The Wild Heron lakefront boathouse is also the perfect place for family gatherings, with gas grills, tree swings, a bonfire pit, and more. If you love being by the water, Wild Heron is the place to be!
Wild Heron homeowners and their guests are welcome to take a dip in the massive lakeview community pool. It’s heated during the winter months and into the spring until the Florida sun takes over! Soak the stress of the day away in the hot tub. The pool area is complete with chaise lounges, chairs, tables, umbrellas and covered seating.
Residents of the Wild Heron community have access to a lakefront fire pit located on the shore of Lake Powell. The fire pit includes seating for up to 20 people. It’s perfect for cuddling up on colder nights or getting together with family and friends to share stories and roast marshmallows.
The Wild Heron community is home to the state-of-the-art fitness center with treadmills, bikes, stair climbers, dumbbells, and Nautilus machines so residents can stay healthy and in shape. The health club also includes access to full locker rooms.
Nature Trails and Family Park
Bikers, hikers, and nature lovers will never want for a place to walk and explore. Wild Heron walking paths lead to part of the Panama City Beach Conservation Park with over 24 miles of trails! The community also offers a beautifully landscaped and centrally located park complete with a playground and gazebo!