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Blue Springs Park

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Address: 7450 NE 60th Street, High Springs, FL 32643
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+1 386-454-1369
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Explore 250 acres of the "Real Florida" and stroll along our 1/4...

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, tubing, canoeing, camping, hiking or just plain relaxing...make Blue Springs your adventure destination!

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Nice springs

Family environment great swimming hole lil on the expensive side to get in to springs ,camping no full hookups because of springs drinking permitted long lines to jump into... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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O Brien, Florida
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O Brien, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Family environment great swimming hole lil on the expensive side to get in to springs ,camping no full hookups because of springs drinking permitted long lines to jump into springs off off of dock all over decent place the charge again is to high

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

The springs were ah-mazing!! We rented kayaks and it was only $22 for a double seater for an hour. We saw so many manatees! They came along side our kayak and attempted to make contact with us. AJ and Kodi were very sweet at the rentals. The only thing that was disappointing was the price of the food. $5 for... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

We stopped here on our way back from Orlando. This is an awesome park. We rendted kayaks for a small fee and paddled with alligators, manatees, and all kinds of wildife. This was really the highlight of our trip. Part of the water is crystal clear and you can see all kinds of fish. The park is just stunning.

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Thank Charles B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

This park is absolutely beautiful! Well maintained. You truly feel like you are in mother natures paradise. To see the hundreds of manatees in the river during winter months is breath taking! I highly recommend this place!

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Thank Karen M
Tavares, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited the park to see the manatees and take the boat ride down the St. John's river. The park is beautiful and the manatee area is very nice. The boat ride would be great if the didn't pack you in like sardines and allow people to stand at the front of the boat so others can't... More 

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Thank wijames2016
Jacksonville, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

Really just left us with a poor impression of the park due to the hostile manager "Lois" and her group of flunkies. Go a bit further along the river to Ginnie Resort for a first class experience. You are paying for it, after all.

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1 Thank Springhopper
West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

This place has a nice spring to swim in. That's about it for the flattery. Now for the rest of my review. Do not come here to camp in anything larger than a tent. The whole place is convoluted with regard to how it is managed, run and set up for camping. Getting past the fact that there is no... More 

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2 Thank gregandpatty
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

We spent the day in this beautiful place. The parks facilities were lovely and we enjoyed a wonderful time at a unique place. Very unfortunately the manager was extremely rude from the beginning. I felt rushed to leave all the time, even before closing time. She kept making aggressive sounding announcements over the loudspeaker an hour prior to closing time... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

We came here after seeing many pictures of it online. Let me just say, it's my favorite spring so far. The water is clear, there is a jumping platform, clean bathrooms and showers too! There are hiking trails and a million armadillos. Be careful because the current down the river from the spring is strong and can pull you away... More 

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Thank Fairladyzee
Weirsdale, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

today i went to take my girls , the lady at the gate was unfriendly and said point blank , how many in the van. my wife was shock on how she said 46.00dollars or nothing my wife respond can we let the girls just see it , her respond by saying to look at it or swim in it... More 

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