Why this Florida Country Club is Ideal to Escape the ColdPosted on: December 14, 2021
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With an average annual temperature of 74 degrees, Florida’s Treasure Coast has become a well-known destination for a relaxed, yet vibrant lifestyle all year long. Harbour Ridge Yacht and Country Club, located in the heart of the Treasure Coast, attracts many warmth seekers with its waterfront lifestyle, move-in ready residences and welcoming events. Find out what makes this Florida Country Club a favorite winter escape on the Treasure Coast.
Trails and Beaches to Explore
Both near Harbour Ridge and off the beaten path, multiple trails and parks across Martin County provide bikers, hikers, and cyclists endless miles of exploration. Even during the winter, residents can soak up the sun at Treasure Coast’s miles of pristine beaches, stretching from Tequesta to Jensen Beach. For anglers, this “Sailfish Capital of the World” has many typical winter catches, including sailfish, wahoo, kingfish, barracuda and blackfin tuna.
With three private marinas set along two miles of pristine shoreline, Harbour Ridge offers plenty of water sports right at home. Situated along the northern shores of the St. Lucie River, residents love the convenience of taking their boat to Downtown Stuart for the day or set sail to the Bahamas, just 55 miles away. This private riverfront property also offers beautiful views along the two-mile walking trail and a well-appointed tennis complex with eight Har-Tru courts. Winding along the river and throughout the community, the two USGA-recognized championship golf courses, designed by Pete & P.B. Dye and Joe Lee, are Audubon certified as well.
Year-Round Events and Activities
Year-round, Harbour Ridge offers an endless collection of events and club activities, including everything from golf, tennis, and bocce games to card tournaments, dances, and special-interest clubs. Martin County also has a wide selection of winter events from tree lightings to food festivals. The historic Lyric Theatre located in Downtown Stuart is a cultural hub for the performing arts and hosts a variety of seasonal shows and music concerts. Local attractions in the area, including the historic House of Refuge, Elliott Museum, and the environmental Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center, also offer fun winter activities.
Delightful Downtown Stuart
Just a short boat ride across the St. Lucie River or a 10-minute drive, residents of Harbour Ridge are in proximity to the liveliness and sense of community in downtown Stuart. The walkable outdoor streetscape offers over 50 locally owned shops, boutiques, and art galleries to peruse, along with Green Market and Rock N’ Riverwalk events every Sunday. Many locally owned restaurants also have a plethora of outdoor seating, constantly filled year-round with people enjoying the warm, fresh air. A picturesque Christmas tree on the riverfront and twinkling light displays throughout the city spread the holiday cheer. To the south, the Palm Beaches offer even more for residents to enjoy, including the Gardens Mall and the world-famous Worth Avenue.
Small Town Charm Meets Coastal Living
With so much to enjoy in every season, it is no wonder why people choose the Treasure Coast and Harbour Ridge as their winter escape. Located on the St. Lucie River, the “Private by Nature” waterfront location of Harbour Ridge Yacht and Country Club makes this the premier golf community on Florida’s Treasure Coast. The heart of the community is the 45,000 square foot Clubhouse, designed to take in the panoramic vistas of the St. Lucie River and create a welcoming social lifestyle. At the Lakeside Lifestyle Center, residents can focus on health and wellness with the tennis program, full-service spa, aquatics center and spacious fitness facility with physical therapists on hand.
The wide variety of homes for sale within the Harbour Ridge community offers varying price points and styles to suit every need. All single-family homes and condominiums have stunning views of the St. Lucie River, lakes golf courses or nature preserves. Move-in ready rental residences are also available for seasonal residents. Our complimentary digital brochure shares an even closer look at the amenities and lifestyle offered within this picturesque waterfront community. Visit HarbourRidge.com to see our current property listings or call 772-336-3000 to arrange a private showing.