Epping Forest Yacht Club marina and grounds.

Epping-Forest Yacht & Country Club Amenities

Membership at Epping-Forest Yacht & Country Club provides you access to the finest of amenities in Jacksonville.

Whether it is boating, sailing, fitness, swimming, tennis, or dining we have something for everyone.

  • Dining
    • Mansion Dining

      The elegance and charm of fine dining and hospitality established by the duPonts endure at Epping Forest today. The Mansion has been meticulously restored to its original splendor, and upscale casual dining and world-class service can be enjoyed in a relaxed atmosphere rich in tradition. Our culinary team serves a variety of local favorites and delightful dishes. The Club's many beautifully appointed dining rooms create the perfect environment to enjoy a wonderful meal with your family and friends. The North and South Terraces present spectacular views of the St. Johns River.  The Chartroom Lounge offers a casual relaxed atmosphere for a quick lunch or dinner option.

      The Mansion's second floor features individual rooms that can accommodate small, intimate groups to large, grand events. The Forest, Brandywine, duPont, Mason and Gate dining rooms are available for private parties, both large and small. We also have extensive experience in planning weddings, receptions, luncheons, private business meetings and corporate dinners. We perform many other types of catered affairs as well. It is always our pleasure to arrange any special event. Epping Forest Yacht & Country Club offers dining options for every occasion.

      Wheelhouse Café

      The Wheelhouse Café, named after Mr. duPont's water wheel invention, seasonally offers a daily lunch menu featuring casual cuisine, snacks, and beverages. Members can dine à la carte, or choose from the salad buffet.

      Members can sit inside and watch television while they dine, or eat at one of the outdoor tables while you watch the kids splashing in the pool. Located next to the Fitness Center, the Café is the perfect stop for a quick and healthy bite.

      The Wheelhouse Café also hosts many fun activities for the family. Enjoy the Kentucky Derby Viewing Party, Memorial day Pool Party, Labor Day Pool Party and many more great member events. The Café is also a great place to host a birthday party, with a bounce house, water slide, arts & crafts, games, or we can tailor to your special theme.

  • Fitness
    • Fitness Center offerings:

      • Cardiovascular and weight resistance equipment

      • Professional fitness staff

      • Group classes - indoor cycling, strength training, yoga, and more

      • One-on-one fitness training

      • Men’s and Women’s locker room

      • Steam rooms in both locker rooms

      • Sauna in both locker rooms

      • Whirlpool in both locker rooms

      Click here to view the current Fitness Schedule​

  • Tennis
    • Courts & Programming

      Epping Forest Yacht & Country Club is equipped with Six (6) professional quality lighted Har-Tru tennis courts. Four (4) courts are lighted for evening play.  
      There are many programs for our tennis enthusiasts, such as Ladies League Play, Junior Development Programs, Men’s Clinics, Youth Tennis Camps, Tennis for Tots, Intra-club leagues and much more!

      Instruction

      Private Lessons, semi-private lessons and group lessons with our tennis pros are available by appointment. Racket stringing is also available. 2 Certified Tennis Pros are on staff

      Contact the Fitness Center for additional details, programs and prices: (904) 739-7023 or send an email to Director of Tennis, Joe Perrone.

  • Aquatics
    • Epping-Forest Yacht & Country Club two pool areas for members of all ages to enjoy.

      Adult Aquatics

      Our Adult only pool area consists of an outdoor whirlpool, adult lounge pool and heated lap pool designed specifically for lap swimming and other aquatic exercise programs. The adult aquatics area is a great place to relax and read a book or enjoy a nice private work out in the lap pool.  The adult aquatics area has a spectacular calming view of the Club's marina and the St. John's River.

      Family Aquatics

      A Family pool area is also available offering a six-lane competition pool, lounge pool, kids slide and a children’s wading pool. The Family pool is where the fun happens.  Whether it's a splash in the pool from the slide or just kids having fun, this is the place to be when schools out!   Our staff also offers private and group lessons for children and adults during the warm weather months.Open seasonally from March through October you won't want to miss out on the Club's aquatic programs. In addition, Epping Forest Yacht & Country Club has a fantastic Swim Team and competes against local country clubs!

  • Cub's Den
    • Our staff is committed to providing quality care for your children and to assist in their physical and emotional development by providing a stimulating learning environment and encouraging physical activity. Our goal is to give children a foundation for a lifetime of benefits from the enjoyment of exercise and activity.

      Refer to your Cub's Den Rules and Guidelines for age requirements.

      Hours of Operation

      Monday - Friday
      8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

      Saturday
      8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

      Sunday Closed

      Birthday Parties

      Epping-Forest Yacht & Country Club can host your child's birthday party. For more information contact Ansley Beaver at (904) 421-2201 or by email at abeaver@efyc.com.