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Ichetucknee Springs State Park

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12087 SW Us Highway 27, Fort White, FL 32038-4820
+1 386-497-4690
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Very calm and sunny day alone on the river

We arrived at the south entrance about 10 am, payed $6 to enter the park. At this time we were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Natural Florida

Not knowing what to expect, my husband and I stopped by the springs on a recent trip to St... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2017
Palm City, Florida
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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12087 SW Us Highway 27, Fort White, FL 32038-4820
+1 386-497-4690
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the south entrance about 10 am, payed $6 to enter the park. At this time we were almost alone and the girl in the shop, renting out tubes as well, was extremely helpful and super friendly. We rented the largest inflatable boat,...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Not knowing what to expect, my husband and I stopped by the springs on a recent trip to St. Augustine. We thought it might be a fun way to break up the drive from South Florida and enjoy nature for a couple of hours. We...More

Thank suzanne577
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Muuito relaxante para adultos e para os jovens adultos e criancas. Very relaxing day trip for adults and fun for the younger teenagers /children. A raw, natural way to experience Florida outdoors WITHOUT electronics (other than cameras or cell phones for pictures!) Get there early.......More

Thank solofishergal
Reviewed October 8, 2017

I want to correct the statement given by another reviewer that the park is closed after labor day.. It's open year round from 8 am to sundown.

1  Thank yorana
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Its NOT a top 5 spring in Florida but its possibly Top 10. tubing, swimming hole, lots of bugs. long ride out. beware your GPS or phone GPS might loose reception. Its great for the local folks of Lake City and Live Oak whom don't...More

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed September 16, 2017

If you love floating in crystal clear 72 degree water and seeing nature this is the place to go. It can be crowded at times and is definitely a summer destination as the park is closed after Labor Day. The full float takes several hours...More

Thank Charlie C
Reviewed September 8, 2017

My boyfriend and I visited this park on labor day as we traveled back to TN. To our surprise, it wasn't as busy as we expected. The most popular activity appeared to be tubing/floating, but unfortunately we didn't have enough time to spare for that....More

Thank TNTraveler0425
Reviewed September 4, 2017

as a life resident of Florida I always wanted to see this place and it did not disappoint , we enjoyed the nature and beauty of the springs specially early in the morning when no one was here the sound and sights were amazing, the...More

Thank jrios4444
Reviewed September 2, 2017

When people are thinking of Florida it would mostly be the theme parks. So far it totally changed my thought after visiting some of FL's nature. This place is truly nature's theme park. Immerse yourself in this state parks and enjoy tubing, snorkeling and swimming...More

Thank dannytrotters
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

By far one of my favorite places. If you need to disconnect and relax, tubing down the itchetucknee river early in the morning on a week day is what you need. We had the whole river basically to ourselves. Saw many turtles, was hoping to...More

Thank Kim E
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Jessica R
July 23, 2017|
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Response from kasey47 | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a Friday and arrived around 8:15. We were the first ones there.
Stacey M
July 3, 2017|
Response from FlLovers2017 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so.
Beth T
June 28, 2017|
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Response from Stacy_michelle | Reviewed this property |
There are ladders to get into the water... or you can just jump :-). When you get to the takeout point, there are steps and shallow water so it's pretty easy to get out. Have fun!