Harris Chain of Lakes in Lake County, Florida, is a chain of seven lakes that totals approximately 76,000 acres of water. The lakes are connected by canals and include Lake Harris and Little Harris, Dora, Carlton, Beauclair, Eustis and Griffin. These lakes are most popular with boaters and fishermen. The lakes average more than 10 feet in depth and are navigable throughout the year.
The lakes offer a variety of fishing opportunities including bass, catfish, bream (bluegill), crappie and cyprinids. The lakes also offer excellent opportunities for boating, skiing, tubing and for those who are brave enough, swimming. There are several public boat ramps throughout Lake County.
The Harris Chain of Lakes is a great place to find your dream home. With its large size and beautiful views, this chain of lakes is the perfect place to live. Homes vary greatly in price. You will find canal front homes and manufactured homes to multi-million dollar estates.
Harris Chain of Lakes Homes for Sale
Lake Carlton | Mount Dora
Lake Carlton is the southernmost lake on the Harris Chain. At only 378 acres, this public lake is the smallest of the Harris Chain of Lakes.
Lake Beauclair | Mount Dora
Lake Beauclair is a 1126 acre public lake and is part of the Harris Chain of Lakes. The lake expands from Mount Dora to Tavares.
Waterfront communities on Lake Beauclair include Deer Island, Lake Beauclair Subdivision, The Meres, and homes along Dora Dr. Venetian Village and Beauclair Ranch Club can access Lake Beauclair through canals.
Public Access is available