STRIKE OUT IN ANY DIRECTION FROM THE WILDWOOD, AND YOU'LL DISCOVER SOMETHING TERRIFIC! Strike out in any direction from the Wildwood, and you'll discover something terrific. The Villages, known as the largest retirement community in the U.S., is only 4 miles away. Head north or east to unspoiled lakes, forests and horse country. Head southeast to Orlando's endless attractions. Head west to spring-fed rivers, Gulf Coast beaches and gems like Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park. Manatees, alligators, otters, bobcats, and dozens of bird species gather near the natural spring. Take advantage of a nearby canoe or hiking trail. Enjoy an airboat ride on Lake Panasoffkee. At Wildwood you'll appreciate the campground amenities such as a solar heated pool and mini golf. Fuel and fast food are close by.