Freshwater Springs in Florida

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Panama City

Morrison Springs

Morrison springs is a beautiful park and spring in the Florida Panhandle. It’s owned by the State of Florida, but is operated by Walton County. Morrison Springs is a popular swimming hole for locals and visitors. It’s one of the most popular freshwater SCUBA diving sites in Florida.

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Apopka

Rock Springs Kelly Park

Rock Springs is a hidden gem. It’s one of the best, most popular and beautiful springs in Florida. This spring is near Orlando so it makes a great day trip. The water in Rock Springs is crystal clear, and is filled with fascinating rock formations, including limestone caves and cliffs. Rock Springs is a popular spring for tubing, paddle boarding and more.

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Alexander Springs
Orlando

Alexander Springs

Alexander Springs one of the best springs in Florida. It’s also unique because it’s located inside Ocala National Forest. The spring’s water is beautiful, deep blue and incredibly clear.

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Gainesville

Ginnie Springs

Ginnie Springs is privately owned. It has a reputation for rowdy partying and trashy crowds, especially on holiday weekends. The springs are among the most beautiful in Florida, and it’s one of the most famous freshwater diving sites in the world.

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Gainesville

Ichetucknee Head Spring

Ichetucknee Head Spring is in the north part of Ichetucknee Springs State Park. It is one spring in a group of nine, which form the Ichetucknee Springs Group. After rising from deep underground, the water flows into the Ichetucknee River.

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Warm Mineral Springs
Sarasota

Warm Mineral Springs

Warm Mineral Springs is the only publicly accessible hot spring in Florida. The warm water comes from the Earth’s hot core. It is not volcanic like other hot springs. The mineral-rich water is said to have health benefits, and there is a spa on-site.

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