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Wekiwa Springs State Park

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beautiful place to do hiking, waking, riding bikes, enjoy the amazing views. have a picnic with... read more

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The family went to spend the day and I was very pleased with the park. My granddaughter was able... read more

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  • Average5%
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“swimming area”(51 reviews)
“the river”(89 reviews)
“hiking trails”(28 reviews)
This 7,000-acre area containing diverse plants and wildlife is also popular for swimming, canoeing, hiking and camping.
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1800 Wekiwa Cir, Apopka, FL 32712-2581
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Reviewed today

beautiful place to do hiking, waking, riding bikes, enjoy the amazing views. have a picnic with your family or friends

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Elpatiocafe
Reviewed today via mobile

The family went to spend the day and I was very pleased with the park. My granddaughter was able to find and identity lots of trees, leaves and nuts. She gets so excited when she sees a turtle that we are now painting turtles on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two areas within the park, one with full hookup, one with water and electric. Stayed at campsite 37, which was ok except for road noise from the main road, and some home construction going on. Spring was nice, swimming available and a full service concession...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank HippieVanOnTheRoad
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a kayak to navigate the water, saw several gators, lots of greenery, & lizards - adorable! We enjoyed every minute & can't wait to visit again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Noreen O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great nature exploration day at the park. They have nice swim hole, a few trails and river where you can view alligators.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank stanbuff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here in December and rented several canoes. The river is calm and warm with real clarity, so you can see the fish, turtles & alligators beneath you. Lots of routes and diversions you can take to make things more interesting and there is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you tire of the overpriced theme parks and queues south of Orlando, Wekiwa Springs is highly recommended. $6 to get in. You can swim in the warm, clear, non-chlorinated waters, go for a walk or hike through the un-spoilt natural woodland, or just chill...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank helpman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very peaceful and has a lot of history to it as well ASA spring fed section is constant 72 degrees . Hike bike canoe and more $6/ car to get in , canoe was $25 beautiful place to enjoy the day

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tenantrep
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this park. The staff was very kind and helpful. We ended up staying at site 4 3 and then 57 for 5 nights. All site have electricity and water Some have sewer as well. The atmosphere was calm and peaceful. The weather wasn't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank S L
Reviewed 12 December 2018

What a beautiful park to visit from Orlando. We were there at 10.00 in the morning and did see a raccoon, squirrels, a snake, turtles and a lot of birds. The views were great.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marjoleinpw
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7 January 2019|
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Response from Noreen O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, paddle boards are welcome, you can also rent them.
7 January 2019|
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Response from V1437KWwendya | Reviewed this property |
I think is not a good idea use paddle board in wekiva because the alligator but boat you can
9 October 2018|
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Response from 604judyu | Reviewed this property |
A good piece of advice, go early on weekends or you will not be able to get into the park much less find any kayaks or canoes available.