Welcome to the
We hope you
have wonderful stay in our community.
is a private deed restricted and gated residential community situated along the
Myakka River. Our residents enjoy the serene beauty of nature preserves,
ponds, lakes and views of the river.
As a gated community, we do monitor all vehicles. Your will need to have a Visitor Pass for
your car which will allow access to the Front Gate on FL-776.
For Renters, during business hours show
your Riverwood Community Association Lease Notification Form (Click HERE to see
sample) to the Guard on Duty. He will
direct you to the Riverwood Office.
There is a $25 charge for processing the leases and the office will
authorize you for a Visitor Pass for the duration of your visit. During non-business hours, the Guard on Duty
will process the lease and provide you with a Visitor Pass.
For Guests, your host should have pre-authorized your visit with the Guard Staff and your Visitor Pass should be available at the Guard House. If not, you will need to contact your Host to gain access.
Renters and Guests are allowed to use the Riverwood amenities the Activity Campus has to offer including six Har-Tru Clay
Tennis Courts, a Junior Olympic sized Swimming Pool, a grass Croquet Court,
three Bocce Ball Courts, and Shuffleboard Courts. There is also a pool
table, several ping pong tables, and two pianos. The fitness center has
cardiovascular and weight-training equipment. Check our Events calendar for classes and other
activities that may interest you. In
addition, take a walk or a bike ride around the community. We have miles of beautiful lakes, ponds,
preserves, and the Myakka River. You
will frequently see such wildlife as eagles, osprey, herons, turtles and
alligators. If you are lucky, you may
come across a bobcat, owl, otter.
Florida panthers and black bears have even been spotted!
If you have questions about the community or
regulations, please feel free to can the Office/Activity Center Staff at
941-764-6663. It is open Monday – Friday
from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Otherwise call
the Guard House at 941-764-6822 which is open 24 hours.
While we hope you enjoy all that southwest Florida
has to offer, please remember that Riverwood is not a resort but a Private
Residential Community with certain rules that have been
developed by and for the residents who live here. Please review the
list below of most frequently asked rules
for our community. For information about the full set of Regulations for
Riverwood, please ask your Host from whom you are renting or Homeowner
with whom you are staying.