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“blue springs”(44 reviews)
“santa fe river”(24 reviews)
“per person”(13 reviews)
Explore 250 acres of the "Real Florida" and stroll along our 1/4 mile boardwalk as it follows the springs run to the Santa Fe River. Gaze into the crystal blue depths from the dock overlooking the spring's boil. Whether it's swimming, picnicking...more
7450 NE 60th St, High Springs, FL 32643-5821
+1 386-454-1369
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All reviews blue springs santa fe river per person beautiful spring diving platform concession stand winter months few hours boat tour the water was crystal clear snack shop plenty of picnic tables bring your bug spray clean bathrooms and showers paddle boards and kayaks kids jumping great for families
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Best place outside Orlando parks. A place to relax, enjoy and save cash. Come for a picnic and admire the nature.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SheilaBord
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Blue Springs on Friday. We were looking for something to do as a family. My daughter had heard about it and my wife wanted to see manatees. We got there at 11:15. Parking was fairly easy, cost $6.00. It was a short walk...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank jeffi96
Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading that there were hundreds of manatees in the Spring just last week, we were really excited to see them this past weekend, but we unfortunately were only able to see about 12 of them, since most of them had left to go back...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jrobba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredibly disappointed in this park and left after only a few hours instead of staying two nights in the campground. Springs are gorgeous but were closed and “Tallahassee didn’t say we can open them.” There isn’t much else to do... Rangers had their work cut...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Munch1002
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to take your family and friends. Nice deck over the water. Lots of facilities and outdoor grilles available. Now state owned and operated

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rand D
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Spend there a couple of hours. The water is cold but clear and clean. We paid 6$ for the family. Next time I’ll bring my bbq gear!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PBTN
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Very family friendly, clean, great facilities. You can play on the beach, jump in off the diving platform, or float down the river. They have covered pavilions for picnicking and the limit the number who can be there at once, so it's never insanely packed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HaikuValorie
Reviewed September 14, 2018

This place is truly amazing. They have a few spots for camping. It was only $6 per car admission. I have never seen such clear water. It's a bit cold since it is spring fed but you can see all the way to the bottom....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful springs with jumping platform and plenty of room for people to swim or tube. Campground is small but shady and nice. Rv side is a lil tight but the tent side is nice spacious large spots! Short walk to spring and sand volleyball courts...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Travel242424
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Swam with the manatees and enjoyed the total snorkeling experience.We would recommend this spring to anyone. Caution: This place get extremely busy on the weekends.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank peterzurbich
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October 2, 2018|
Response from jillf591 | Reviewed this property |
It is beautiful and there are 3 more Springs Parks right there.
September 29, 2018|
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Response from Rebecca M | Reviewed this property |
It is about 1/4 mile from main spring to the opening of the Sante Fe. You can kayak/tube back and forth. We took a Kayak to the Sante Fe and then Kayak'd up the river a bit. You can also rent or bring your own. One day we... More
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July 19, 2018|
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Response from 712mildred | Reviewed this property |
ii would call. but they are allowed almost everywhere now . as they should be. good luck