Chapel Trail is a community located in western Pembroke Pines, consisting of 3,676 homes. The first homes were built in the late 1980’s, with build out in the late 1990’s. Within the overall population, there are 17 smaller communities (sub-associations), ranging in size from 83 to 500 units. The Chapel Trail development is comprised of a variety of beautiful residences in all styles, sizes, and configurations ranging from 1,200sf to almost 4,000sf.
There are over 100 acres of well landscaped green space throughout the community. Also, just north of part of the population is the Chapel Trail Nature Preserve, a 450-acre federally protected wetlands area that was set aside as part of the overall development. The City of Pembroke Pines oversees this 450-acre passive park that was established in the 1990s. The wetlands have become home to 120 species of birds, deer, marsh rabbits, alligators, snakes, turtles, largemouth bass, and insects. This nature preserve includes a 1,650-foot long boardwalk and a pavilion for observation.
About Pembroke Pines
The city of Pembroke Pines is located in Southern Broward County, about 15 miles from downtown Fort Lauderdale, close enough to quickly drive over and enjoy all of the nightlife and action, but away from all of the everyday hustle and bustle. Chapel Trail is convenient for all of the major highways providing an easy commute and is it about 30 minutes from the beaches.
Pembroke Pines is home to some of the most sought after neighborhoods in all of Broward County. The nearby cities of Ft. Lauderdale and Miami offer excellent nightlife scenes, fantastic shopping at Sawgrass Mills, one of the largest outlet malls in the USA, and miles of white, beautiful beaches, all less than 30 minutes away.