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Alexander Springs

Hwy 450, Ocala, FL 40929
+1 352-669-3153
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Nice Ocala Forest Sring

This is another great spring in the Ocala forest with trails, Canoes and camping, went on a Monday... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
Richlo2001
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Ocklawaha, Florida
Great spot to relax

If like me you've been camping out for a week without access to showers. Or if you are otherwise in... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2017
SDSBS
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Clear-blue spring and creek in Ocala National Forest.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“swimming area” (17 reviews)
“picnic tables” (17 reviews)
“scuba diving” (7 reviews)
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Hwy 450, Ocala, FL 40929
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+1 352-669-3153
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"swimming area"
in 17 reviews
"picnic tables"
in 17 reviews
"scuba diving"
in 7 reviews
"sandy bottom"
in 5 reviews
"lily pads"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful spring"
in 6 reviews
"rent canoes"
in 6 reviews
"board walk"
in 3 reviews
"bring your snorkel gear"
in 3 reviews
"tent camping"
in 3 reviews
"nature trail"
in 3 reviews
"bathrooms and showers"
in 3 reviews
"the water is crystal clear"
in 8 reviews
"day trip"
in 11 reviews
"clean water"
in 3 reviews
"no alcohol"
in 3 reviews
"canoe run"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

This is another great spring in the Ocala forest with trails, Canoes and camping, went on a Monday and was not busy at all.

Thank Richlo2001
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

If like me you've been camping out for a week without access to showers. Or if you are otherwise in need of some chillaxing, make sure to take a dive into the spring. It will refresh you, it's beautiful, the facilities are great. Just a...More

Thank SDSBS
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

Went Canoeing. Tipped Canoe 1/2 way down river and filled up with water. Blew whistle over & over. One couple thought the whistle was a bird. Asked them to get HELP for us. Another family came by. Asked them to get Help for us. A...More

9  Thank Robert B
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

Myself and my camping friends take every opertunity to camp at Aleander Springs. The camp sites are tucked away in the trees, so they are so private. The Spring is like a beautiful Opal nestled in the forest. There is a lovely trail around the...More

Thank Alce M C
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Reviewed February 10, 2017

this is one of my favourites...i don't get how people can write a bad review,,its crazy,, this place is beautifulllpure clean water,,,during the weekday and winter months its low crowds....in my mind, anyone who can rate this springs as poor really needs to wake the...More

1  Thank Johnny N
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Reviewed February 8, 2017

Very clean and well managed recreation area. Looks like it gets crowded during the summer. Lots of parking, tables and some park type grills. The spring is super clean with a sandy bottom. The spring is not super big, plenty to swim around fins and...More

1  Thank TR H
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Reviewed February 1, 2017

I've never had a bad experience there. We call it our clubhouse. Swimming, scuba diving, canoeing, kayaks and hard boards to play with. There is a concession stand. It is so clean and the employees go out of their way to instruct and help, answer...More

1  Thank Pamela S
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Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

Cold showers, crowded, but the spring was nice. Not very well cared for. Full most of the time. Needed restrooms cleaned better

Thank cln51548
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Reviewed January 20, 2017

We traveled down 7 miles of dirt road through ocala forest to get there (the GPS took us that way but there is an easier way)... I almost turned around and went home... glad I didnt. The spring was some of the cleanest, clearest water...More

Thank Sharon H
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Reviewed January 11, 2017

My husband and I love the outdoors, birding, swimming and hiking. This park has it all. There is a large swimming area, easy access into the water. Very natural with grasses growing in the water. What a treat! The hiking trail is very nice, we...More

Thank Linda B
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Janell B
March 28, 2018|
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Response from ks4324114 | Reviewed this property |
No all the springs you just show up pay a small fee and enjoy
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isabell t
March 7, 2018|
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Response from ks4324114 | Reviewed this property |
No they sure aren’t, at most of the springs we have visited, none of them allow animals
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kara c
October 6, 2017|
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Response from Kathy W | Reviewed this property |
I have never camped there. Try calling them.
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