Baymeadows is a small neighborhood on the southeast side of Jacksonville, Fla. Major roads in the area include Interstate 95, Southside Boulevard and Butler Boulevard. Neighborhood residents rely on vehicles to travel around the city, as Baymeadows does not have an extensive public transportation system.
Baymeadows is a great neighborhood for dog owners. Dog Wood Park is a private country club for pets and their owners. The park is fenced in so dogs can run around off their leashes. The grounds contain Barkham Woods, which is a natural wooded area that features hiking trails, and Bow Wow Lake, where dogs can swim. All in all, Dog Wood Park has 25 acres of land where animals and their owners can spend the day together.
The average high temperatures in Jacksonville fluctuate between 65 degrees Fahrenheit in winter and 90 degrees in summer. You can enjoy the warmth even if you aren't a dog owner by hiking near one of the many ponds and lakes in Baymeadows.
Neighborhood residents find entertainment indoors at Dave and Busters. This chain arcade brings together sports, games, food and drink for a day or night of fun. If you want to eat out but don't feel like playing billiards, stop at one of the restaurants in Baymeadows. You'll find Thai and Indian cuisine along with pizza places and cafes.