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Kelly Park

400 E Kelly Park Rd, Apopka, FL 32712
+1 407-254-1902
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Ranked #3 of 7 Attractions in Apopka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bodies of Water, Parks
Activities: Canoeing, Viewing wildlife
Traveler Description: Kelly Park is such a great escape from reality!  It is a trip in which you do no have to spend big bucks to entertain your family!  The scenery is... more »
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DeBary, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

What a great place! Go and take a tube ride down the springs, walk and see wildlife including a momma bear with cubs we just saw 2 weeks ago meandering about in the campsite area! Or go and take your RV, tents, etc and camp out. They have lots of sites in beautiful wooded areas. We love site #14.. close... More

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Peoria, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Fourteen of us experienced the springs mid-week the 3rd week of Sept (ages 2-52). It was very quiet the day we went. There weren't more than 25 other people there and only one other group of 4-5 that were actually floating from start to finish. The water was certainly cold, but floating together and walking the trail back to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

If you plan on going to a park, especially springs in Florida, THERE WILL BE ANIMALS DONE BAM THATS IT, two: if you plan on going to the park, research the rules and such, and you know there are rules, just do not break them, thanks, born n raisedOrlando, fl

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Apopka, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This is a great park. It is also called Rock Springs. There are pavilions to rent and ample parking. If you are going into the water I recommend water shoes because the the bottom is very rocky in some areas. You can bring inner tubes and float with the current or you can rent them. The park does not rent... More

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Collingwood, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Having seen everything in Orlando while vacationing there the last 6 years we wanted to try something lesser known. We were very lucky as there was no-one there on a random Wednesday morning. A great spot for people to visit who are bored of them parks but we were advised don't go on weekends as it becomes packed.

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I agree with others about this being a great place. I admit we were nervous on the first run in case we bumped into an alligator! One thing not to forget is something to keep your valuables/car keys dry in if the whole family goes tubing. We went Second week of Sept mid week and the park was quiet.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Crystal clear wasters fun for the whole family. Nice break from the crowded parks and windy beaches.

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Tavares, Florida
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230 reviews 230 reviews
139 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I've been coming to this park for years and have never had a bad time. It's my favorite place to swim and cool off in the summer. Great place for a family picnic or birthday party. Lots to see and do. Great facilities. Trails to hike. My favorite is the run. Gods lazy river. I highly recommend Kelly Park.

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Sorrento, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I am going to start by complimenting the people who work at Kelly Park and how they are helpful, keep place clean,The rangers do an awsome job and will take the time to answer questions. This Spring is a favorite to me for meeting great people from everywhere. To me Rock Springs is my Disney with a real family atmosphere.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Such a lovely place, If you are a nature lover you can't miss this cool experience . I simply loved it. Good for little kids an adults. The water is a little bit cold but still amazing.

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