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Rainbow Springs State Park

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We floated down on inner-tubes and got our pictures taken by Rainbow River Photos! Awesome! We went on line and got them without taking a camera with us. Anyway, the water is so cold and the warm air feels fantastic. The Park personnel are very...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crafts and educational visit. Do YOU know why Floridians have the nickname CRACKERS?? I never knew until we went to the park. Cracker's are cowboys and their whips. The crack their whips making that CRACK sound, each whip makes its own sound. And the cowboys...More

Thank Julie and Paul C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This small state park is a hidden gem. We were staying in Crystal River and it’s about half an hour’s drive from there. Worth the trip. Parking is free, then entry on foot is $2 per person - an absolute bargain. The park was built...More

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you like to be camping next to everyone then this is right for you. Every few feet there is somebody camping, loud , noisy, this was not a nature camping ground I was expecting. I packed my stuff and left.

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

A gingerbread house was one of the first Christmas decorations we came upon after docking our kayaks. The trails to the waterfalls were adorned with the luminary cans and colored lights shone on the falls themselves. Only Gramma jumped in the crystal clear seventy two...More

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Andrea S
14 January 2018|
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Response from Thera A | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if there is a closer one. But its about 20-30 minutes give or take for weather and/or traffic.
29 July 2017|
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Response from Patty M | Reviewed this property |
I"m afraid i can't answer that. We went for the sole purpose of kayaking and we didn't really check out the campsites. This is a small but very pretty Park... i think it's mainly about swimming and kayaking then any real... More
27 May 2017|
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Response from Mary W | Reviewed this property |
There is a shelter to have a party. They could certainly swim there, but the the canoeing and tubing I have not done.
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"THIS IS NOT A HOTEL>>> Rainbow Springs State Park"
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"Do your reseach, camping should be out in the nature, this place sucks."
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"This is NOT a hotel, but TA thinks that it is!"
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"It's a beautiful Park!"
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