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Juniper Springs Recreation Area

#3 of 11 things to do in Silver Springs Features Animals
Silver Springs, FL
+1 352-625-2808
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Wonderful day at Juniper Springs

My children and I went on a Tuesday and had a wonderful afternoon at the springs! The park is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Donna U
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Stunning area

You forget that you are visiting a State Park because its well maintained and neatly kept. It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martha G
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Silver Springs, FL
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My children and I went on a Tuesday and had a wonderful afternoon at the springs! The park is beautiful, clean and very family friendly. All of the park staff were friendly and helpful from the gatehouse to the springs. The staff were wonderful and...More

Thank Donna U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You forget that you are visiting a State Park because its well maintained and neatly kept. It is definitely a great family park with charming surroundings. However, it has limited parking spaces and it needs more direction for the visitors.

Thank Martha G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy rental with lots to see . Remember to read the rules no plastic bags like sandwich bags only bring a reusable water jug no plastic bottles they will make you leave it . 7.5 mile river run 40 $ with shuttle back to park

Thank Erik G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This swimming hole is beautiful, no doubt. There is a nice store on site and restrooms with dressing stalls and showers. There is plenty of seating, benches all around the spring and lots of picnic tables. We got there around 11 and stayed about two...More

Thank Catmamajo
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Comfortable stroll along the paths in a nicely wooded area. Swimming and posting available. Very picturesque.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

You can bring your own or rent from the outfitter at the park.We had a great time and loved how close the springs were located to the campground

Thank MariaGrazia R
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Had been 40 years since visiting Juniper Springs as a child/teenage. Still beautiful water and surrounding trails; store; great picnic areas. If you like nature you should check it out

Thank Gramie
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great time and loved how close the springs were located to the campground. The staff was very friendly for the most part. When we went there was a burn ban in place so that was a bummer but out of their control....More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

A nice day paddle. You can bring your own or rent from the outfitter at the park. They have canoes and kayaks. You paddle down the shallow crystal clear waters where a shuttle will take you and your vessels back to the top. You can...More

3  Thank Kim L
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I read a lot of reviews and did a lot of research before coming here. This was our first camping experience so I can't really compare it to other campgrounds, but this place was amazing and well maintained. The bathrooms were clean, they had a...More

2  Thank Dnisse82
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Spledidferstuff
9 May 2017|
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Response from CampRRMSupport | Property representative |
Hello, Yes there is a fee to enter the day use area however camping, cabins, canoeing etc. are all costed differently. Check out our website for more info.
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Mirrasi
9 November 2016|
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Response from JMFH_FORREAL | Reviewed this property |
No. They are all primitive camping sites. They include a fire ring for making a camp fire as well as a picnic table, a lantern hanger, and a bear proof lock box big enough for food / coolers ... etc. They do have showers and... More
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Mirrasi
9 November 2016|
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Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
We didn't camp either. You will need to contact them directly. I know their are tent sites, but not sure about electric.
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