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Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

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465 Wakulla Park Dr, Wakulla Springs, FL 32327-0380
+1 850-561-7276
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Awesome boat ride!

We found this place on our way down to Tampa area. Read some good reviews & thought we would stop... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cullman, Alabama
via mobile
The spring has been used for all kinds of movies and of course jungle tours

Tarzan with Johnny Weissmuller, Airport 77, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Joe Panther and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tallahassee, Florida
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“swimming area” (35 reviews)
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465 Wakulla Park Dr, Wakulla Springs, FL 32327-0380
+1 850-561-7276
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We found this place on our way down to Tampa area. Read some good reviews & thought we would stop for picnic & river boat ride. Did not disappoint. Lots of people there. Boat rides are every 30 mins (I think). On clear water days...More

Thank jtalleymom
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tarzan with Johnny Weissmuller, Airport 77, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Joe Panther and the list goes on and on. The jungle tour in the winter has the added feature of USUALLY running up on some manatees that are up in the spring for the...More

1  Thank fireman452
Reviewed 3 days ago

While traveling back home to Indiana we headed to Wakulla springs . Florida has many natural springs to see this one is the deepest nearly. 185 feet. There is a nice boat trip available for $8 .showing all the local plants & animal life in...More

Thank lambo320
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to come cool off during the really hot summer days. The water at first is freezing but just right after you dive in. It is especially wonderful when the temperature is really hot. It's a beautiful setting. There's a playground...More

Thank Fabiola925
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived with family of 7 to find out Expedia had messed up in our changed dates, but even with a filled up Lodge it was fixed perfectly on site. Also arriving (almost too) late for dinner - still taken care of, with a super dinner...More

Thank thomas p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Springs, river cruise, Lodge, meals, hiking trails, wildlife were all exceptional. Did not stay at the lodge, but will on next visit to the area south of Tallahassee, FL

Thank NovaHawk
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great state park. Do go on the boat tour -- we saw so many animals and birds the guide couldn't keep up with telling us about them. There were two alligators sunning themselves on the pier next to the swimming beach in...More

Thank Lori N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for summer fun. Great place to bring the kids or grandkids. Huge swimming area with lifeguard on duty. Lots of wildlife to see on the boat tours

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stay on St George Island but like to drive over to Wakulla Springs for the boat tour. It's an inexpensive day trip and lots of fun. Love seeing the gators and manatees. We ate lunch at the lodge. Great fried chicken. There's a Wal-Mart...More

Thank Kim E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Wakulla Springs State Park and decided to go on the boat trip. The 'Captain' of our ship was wonderful, and pointed out the birds and animals that we passed. Wakulla Springs is a beautiful place with wonderfully clear water (which is very deep...More

Thank Marianne H
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December 13, 2016|
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Response from Ann L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but be aware of other wildlife in area. ie, snakes, bear, coyete, eagles, etc. and keep pets close.
Bruce W
September 30, 2016|
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Response from Eric D | Reviewed this property |
yes to both of your questions
June 9, 2016|
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Response from Lauren L | Reviewed this property |
You can when you arrive. They have several boat tours a day and if you go when the water is super clear, they will take the glass bottom boats out! Definitely give them a call and ask as they are very helpful.