The Gem that is Woodland Heights

August 13, 2014

Woodland Heights

Woodland Heights, is a picturesque and serene 500 acre neighbourhood nestled on the outskirts of the town of Huntsville, Muskoka.  Some might say this sought after neighbourhood is a hidden gem surrounded by immaculate & beautiful homes, manicured gardens and lush wooded lots.  Anyone looking for that perfect piece of Muskoka real estate should seriously make this neighbourhood a contender.  There is prestige that goes along with owning a home in Woodland Heights.

The Woodland Heights project started as a vision back in 1994 when well known property developer & long time local Bill Waterhouse purchased 400 acres from his father Maurice.  To add to the parcel he later purchased an additional 100 acres.  Thirteen years ago in the year 2000 this neighbourhood went from merely a vision to becoming the impressive neighbourhood it is today.

The 500-acre neighbourhood encompasses 139 lots in total and features a serene 145 acre nature sanctuary with trails to allow residence to explore the beautiful scenic views of wetlands, streams and forest habitats.

Although the homes in Woodland Heights are not waterfront properties, you can reap the benefits of waterfront living in Muskoka without the high maintenance cost, the steep property taxes and other nuisance that can accompany the high price tag of waterfront living.   Most of the perks & amenities of waterfront living are at a hands reach from this prestigious neighbourhood.

From golfing, boating, swimming, fishing, running, tennis, hiking, horseback riding, Nordic & alpine skiing, skating, ice fishing, snow shoeing and so much more.

Outdoor enthusiast of all ages are fortunate to be surrounded by so many options in all four seasons.

For golf lovers, there are many golf courses in the area. Deerhurst Resort itself boasts two distinctive 18-hole golf courses, the famed Deerhurst Highlands and picturesque Deerhurst Lakeside.  Another piece of Muskoka real estate.

Access to Peninsula Lake is a stone throw away for a day of boating on a warm summers day or an afternoon of ice fishing during the crisp days of winter.

For those who want to hit the slopes in the winter months, Hidden Valley is just a jaunt up the road and caters to everyone’s skiing abilities.

There are many wonderful benefits of living in Woodland Heights including the camaraderie of the neighbours, long-term friendships, community events and so much more.

Residents of Woodland Heights are proud to call this Muskoka neighbourhood home.

Here are just a few of the beautiful and prestigious homes & vacant lots currently for sale in this welcoming neighbourhood:

For more information on these listings and others in Woodland Heights please contact The Aben Team