Bog to Beauty: The Story of Crane’s Roost

Since its namesake hotel burnt in 1954, sprawling Altamonte Springs had no real center. So it created one… from a swamp.

Jason Byrne
Aug 7, 2017 · 5 min read

Crane’s Roost Park is the crown jewel of Altamonte Springs. This elegant respite from suburbia is popular with joggers, families, residents, and shoppers alike. The well-manicured promenade…