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Homosassa River

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Homosassa, FL
+1 352-634-2018
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Springs are very nice

Always go to headwater to see manatee, kids had a ball watching them swim around. beautiful water... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
justtravelling_12
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
Kayaking with the Manatee's

This was just an amazing opportunity to be able to kayak right up to these marvelous creatures and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tim M
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“gulf of mexico” (13 reviews)
“old florida” (9 reviews)
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Homosassa, FL
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+1 352-634-2018
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"gulf of mexico"
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"old florida"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful spring"
in 2 reviews
"during season"
in 2 reviews
"great place for family"
in 2 reviews
"spring fed"
in 4 reviews
"state park"
in 6 reviews
"rent a kayak"
in 3 reviews
"small boat"
in 2 reviews
"blue water"
in 2 reviews
"shrimp"
in 3 reviews
"natural habitat"
in 2 reviews
"great outing"
in 2 reviews
"few hours"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 3 reviews
"bird life"
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"manatees and dolphins"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always go to headwater to see manatee, kids had a ball watching them swim around. beautiful water up there

Thank justtravelling_12
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was just an amazing opportunity to be able to kayak right up to these marvelous creatures and then get in the water and swim with them for long periods of time

Thank Tim M
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

I had heard kayaking the Chaz was a must, and it is so true! We saw so many animals and pretty areas! We saw at least three groups of manatees, some right off the dock at the campground. We so a plethora of birds, many...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Beautiful Homosassa River and the wild life is abundant. There are boar ramps and restaurants along the way. Natural beauty.

Thank Suedfl
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Love Homosassa River. Go out in Springs with my dog and Paddle Board as often as I can! Since I live here it's not hard to do. LOVE seeing the Manatees.

Thank Neeser G
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful area... able to see a lot of wildlife in the area!decent place to swim we had fun! The sand is perfect there!

Thank Jaclynn H
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Either by canoe or Kayak, you can experience the springs or even the Gulf of Mexico within a few hours. Fish jumping, Bald Eagles nesting and a multitude of fish swing inches below as well as Manatees galore!!!

Thank Bert S
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is old Florida at it's best. Any water activity that you want (almost) you can do on the Homosassa. There are several boat ramps, restaurants/bars and points of interest along the waterway. Abundant nature with birds, fish, springs and manatees. Enter in Old Homosassa...More

Thank Pat C
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

As a Florida native, this had been my very first visit to this state park. As a first responder who worked through Hurricane Irma, we entered this Florida State Park for free, even though we would’ve been more than willing to pay full price for...More

Thank solofishergal
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This river is so calm. I appreciate the volunteers on kayak watching out for the manatees and the tourists.

Thank nananene3
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There's a terrific put-in place and it's free to use. It's at Riversport Kayaks where they do tours, sell kayaks and rent them, but they allow individuals to use their ramp that is safe. You can call them at 352-621-4972 for... More
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