Geneva is home to the Little-Big Econ State Forest that boasts many outdoor recreational opportunities including canoeing, hiking, horseback riding, mountain bike riding, bird watching, fishing, and picnicking. Other outdoor opportunities include Geneva Wilderness Area on Highway 426 that offers hikers a chance to see gopher tortoise, white-tailed deer, wild turkey, and grey fox. Many historical sites can be seen through a stroll around Geneva’s gorgeous outdoors including the old bank vault on Osceola Road, the site of King Phillips Old Town, and the Indian shell mound.
The Geneva Community Center offers residents several indoor opportunities to stay fit through Pilates, yoga, kickboxing, martial arts, Egyptian dancing, Salsa dancing, and Hip Hop. Golf is abundant in Geneva and includes both private and public golf courses.
Geneva is located about 40 minutes from the bright lights of Orlando where amazing dining, shopping, and, of course, theme parks such as Disney World, Universal Studios, and Wet n’ Wild Water Park can all be found. See a shuttle lift off or enjoy the refreshing waves of the Atlantic Ocean thanks to Geneva’s convenient locale of just over an hour to Florida’s space coast.
Part of Seminole County Public School System, many of Geneva’s schools have been given the grade of A+ by the Florida Department of Education and have received the five-star award which is given to schools that have shown evidence of exemplary community involvement. Geneva’s well-respected schools include Geneva Elementary School, Jackson Heights Middle School, and Oviedo High School.