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Rock Springs Run

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See my “Kelly Park” Review!

I probably should have reviewed here for the review I just finished under Kelly Park, so check that... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Non W
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Get here early!

A great local park to spend the afternoon. U must get here early because it fills up quickly! Rock... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
MrCamper78
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Mount Dora, Florida
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Tributary of Florida's Wekiva River is ideal for canoeing, birdwatching, viewing wildlife and foliage.
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400 E Kelly Park Rd, Apopka, FL 32712-5356
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All reviews rock springs bring your own kelly park lazy river sandy beach area crystal clear water beautiful natural surroundings great place to visit county park float trip fills up quickly cheeseburger rent tubes bar and grill concession area swim shoes walking path
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I probably should have reviewed here for the review I just finished under Kelly Park, so check that out as well. This spring float is awesome! About 25 minutes for the entire float with a swimming hole at the midpoint as a central location to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Non W
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

A great local park to spend the afternoon. U must get here early because it fills up quickly! Rock Springs has always been well maintained beautiful park, good for a family gathering or to celebrate someone’s birthday. Always a fun time! Yes the water is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
6  Thank MrCamper78
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this park last Monday with his parents while vacationing in Florida. We rented tubes from the small restaurant nearby. After chatting with the restaurant workers and a few other Floridians, we were pleased to hear that it is quite rare...More

Date of experience: July 2018
16  Thank FloridaTraveller1234
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Great hotel Nice rooms with a view. Staff very friendly The property with walking path is beautiful. Many activities to choose from.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Terri R
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Florida boasts some of the most beautiful natural springs in the nation with sparkling cool water as crystal clear as anything you've seen in Television commercials. This location is off the beaten path - out of the way from normal tourist destinations; but it is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

It was very relaxing and cool for a hot summer day. Water very clear and beautiful. There was many nature and wildlife to see. Concessions were available and everything very well priced. The "lazy river" however does not circle around like we thought. You float...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank amyjohnston101312
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This place is one of the most beautiful places where I’ve been in Florida. Unfortunately even with the closure of the Park after a certain amount of people , it is still busy with lots of kids.The park is well maintained, clean, lifeguards on every...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank nicoleguraly
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Please see review under Rainbow Springs...Rock Springs is beautiful and relaxing! But this month we do have a trip scheduled for Rainbow Springs which I have heard some amazing things about it. We can’t wait to go!!

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This park is beautiful. The water is crystal clear. They have a concession stand with food and drinks. The park reaches capacity very quick so its worth showing up early to have the day there. If you want to float down the lazy river in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank Humoze
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Rent an inner tube before going into Rock Springs. Very relaxing to take a picnic and then ride the slow current down the Springs in the tube. Pretty and scenic.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank ruehlman
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HappyVickery
22 July 2018|
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Response from Stephen F | Reviewed this property |
This is a County Park, when it closes due to capacity, they put sheriff'f's deputies at the front to turn cars away. They will allow people to enter as others leave, but the chances of being there when someone leaves are... More
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elcocazo76
20 July 2018|
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Response from Stephen F | Reviewed this property |
The park is county owned and operated. The county will allow for a reservation for a sheltered picnic table area with notice in advance, however these are not cabanas. You can find that information on the Orange County... More
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Laura D
15 May 2018|
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Water this cold usually don’t them as they are cold blooded and love warmer waters
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