www.yalahabakery.com a very interesting history of the early town and its name can be found there.
From Yalaha we drove to Mount Dora. A cute little town about 20 miles from Yalaha. We visited the Lakeside Inn. It is the oldest continuously operated hotel in Florida. A very nice well preserved inn. see www.lakeside-inn.com See the piano way in the back of the room, well Bob couldn't resist.
The Inn and porch sitting area over looking the lake.
While at the lake this guy appeared.