Springs, Lakes and Rivers

This page lists springs, lakes, rivers and other swimming holes in natural bodies of water in Florida.
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Alexander Springs Recreation Area- Altoona

There are only 27 first-magnitude springs in Florida, and Alexander Springs is by far one of the easiest for visitors to enjoy. A broad and naturally ...

49525 County Road 445, Altoona, FL
Blue Springs State Park

Blue Spring State Park covers more than 2,600 acres, including the largest spring on the St. Johns River. Blue Spring is a designated manatee refuge a ...

Area: West Volusia
2100 W. French Avenue, Orange City, FL, 32763
Restrooms: Yes
Candace R. Strawn/Lake Dias Park

This 20-acre park includes a free boat launch, RV camping, playground, pavilions, grills, picnic tables and restrooms.

Free: Yes
Area: West Volusia
5320 State Road 11, DeLeon Springs, FL
Restrooms: Yes
De Leon Springs State Park

Wildlife is plentiful and can be easily observed from the walkway across the spring. Otters, alligators, manatees, osprey, bald eagles, sandhill crane ...

Area: West Volusia
601 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, De Leon Springs, FL, 32130
Restrooms: Yes
Juniper Springs- Silver Springs

Both beautiful and historic, Juniper Springs features a large campground plus one of the great swimming holes in the state, complete with a historic m ...

26701 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL, 34488
Kelly Park/Rock Springs Run- Apopka

Rock Springs at Kelly Park in Apopka is Central Florida's natural lazy river. Rock Springs produces 26,000 gallons of crystal clear water every minute ...

400 E Kelly Rd, Apoka, FL, 32712
Lake Ashby Park

The 64-acre rural park includes primitive tent camping, a playground, volleyball court, nature/horse trails, boardwalks, fishing pier, grills, and pav ...

Free: Yes
Area: Southeast Volusia
4150 Boy Scout Camp Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Lake Gleason Park

Lake Gleason Park is situated on 1 acre and contains: -Boat Launch -Picnic Area -Pavilion -Playground -Beach Volleyball Court

Area: West Volusia
1019 East Gaucho Circle, Deltona, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Rainbow Springs State Park- Dunnellon

Archaeological evidence indicates that people have been using this spring for nearly 10,000 years. Rainbow Springs is Florida's fourth largest spring ...

Silver Glen Springs- Astor

Located in the Ocala National Forest and operated by the US Forest Service, Silver Glen Springs is unique. The spring basin is littered with large Str ...

5271 North Highway 19, Astor, FL, 32134
Silver Springs- Silver Springs

Since the 19th century, Silver Springs has been one of Florida’s most treasured landscapes. As one of the largest artesian springs ever discovered, au ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Silver Springs, FL, 34488
Wekiwa Springs State Park- Apopka

Located at the headwaters of the Wekiva River, the beautiful vistas within this park offer a glimpse of what Central Florida looked like when Timucuan ...

1800 Wekiwa Circle, Apopka, FL, 32712