Springs, Lakes and Rivers

This page lists springs, lakes, rivers and other swimming holes in natural bodies of water in the Tallahassee, Florida area.
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Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

This beautiful park is 1,076 acres and was planted in 1923. Pavilions and grills available. Two shor ...

3540 Thomasville Road, Tallahassee, FL, 32309
Restrooms: Yes
Bald Point State Park

Some of the most picturesque scenic areas along north Florida's Gulf Coast are found within the park ...

146 Box Cut Road, Alligator Point, FL, 32346
Bear Paw


Open Season: Year-Round
2100 Bear Paw Lane, Mariana, FL, 32448
Blackwater River State Park

Blackwater River boasts an incredible array of activities for the outdoor enthusiast, many centered ...

7720 Deaton Bridge Road, Holt, FL, 32564
Bob's River Place

Listed as # 6 among the"Hidden Gems In Florida", Bob's River Place is a Popular Swimming Hole Locate ...

2878 NE Hwy 340, Branford, FL, 32008
Camp Helen State Park

Camp Helen is a place where visitors can explore an environment rich in natural and cultural resourc ...

23937 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Cypress Springs

Enjoy beautiful Cypress Springs located on Holmes Creek. You can paddle to the spring, eat lunch, sn ...

3324 Highway 277, Vernon, FL, 32462
Deer Point Lake

Deer Point Lake is fed by natural freshwater streams and supplies more than 760 million gallons of f ...

Deer Point Lake, Panama City, FL, 32409
Devil's Den

SCUBA DIVING: At Devils Den Spring, we know about the amazing connection that can occur when man go ...

5390 NE 180th Avenue, Williston, FL, 32696
Econfina River State Park

Nestled along the northern Gulf Coast, this park protects a mosaic of diverse landscapes. The Econfi ...

4741 Econfina River Road, Lamont, FL, 32336
Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

Welcome to Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park Home of the world’s largest and deepest freshwate ...

465 Wakulla Park Drive, Tallahassee, Fl, 32327
Restrooms: Yes
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Discover the wild-side of Florida with endangered Florida panther, red wolves, manatees and whooping ...

4150 S. Suncoast Boulevard, Homasassa, FL, 34446
FSU Reservation

The Florida State University Reservation is a 73-acre facility, with 10 active acres, located on bea ...

3226 Flastacowo Road, Tallahassee, FL, 32310
Restrooms: Yes
Gil Waters Preserve at Lake Munson

This park features Trails, Covered Shelter, Picnic Areas, Restrooms, Landing.

1306 Jackson Moody Place, Tallahassee, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Ginnie Springs

**OVERNIGHT TRIP** Enjoy our seven crystal-clear, freshwater springs nestled in over 200 wooded acre ...

7300 Ginnie Springs Rd, High Springs, FL
Guest Lake Park

Guest Lake lies at the end of a winding dirt road and provides access to the Yellow River. This is a ...

3850 Yellow River, Holt, FL, 32564
Hart Springs Park and Campground

(2 hour drive from Tallahassee): Come make a big splash at Hart Springs! Cool off in the crystal cle ...

4240 SW 86th Avenue, Bell, FL, 32619
Hurricane Lake

Several earthen fishing fingers are located in this area for use by bank fishermen. A fishing pier i ...

Bullard Church River Road, Baker, FL, 32531
Jackson Blue Springs

Jackson County has completely revamped this beautiful recreation site. It is just stunning, the wate ...

5461 Blue Springs Road, Marianna, FL, 32446
Juniper Lake

Juniper Lake is a popular fishing spot in DeFuniak Springs. Features: Boat / Canoe Access Grill ...

1615 Juniper Lake Road, DeFuniak Springs, FL, 32433
Karick Lake

The lake has an average depth of 7 feet with a maximum depth of 18 feet, with the deepest areas loca ...

County Rd 189, Baker, FL, 32531
Kelly Park /Rock Springs Run

This spring is about a 3 hour 45 minute drive from Tallahassee, FL. Once the park hits carrying cap ...

400 E Kelly Park Road, Apopka, FL, 32712
Lafayette Blue Springs State Park

Visitors can take a dip in the first magnitude spring, walk across the natural limestone bridge that ...

799 NW Blue Spring Road, Mayo, FL, 32066
Lake Ella

Lake Ella is a lake in central Tallahassee, Florida on US 27 just south of Tharpe Street, and just n ...

S Lake Ella Drive, Tallahassee, FL, 32303
Lake Henrietta Trail

Lake Henrietta Trail is located on the southwest edge of Tallahassee, between Capital Circle SW and ...

3305 Springhill Road, Tallahassee, FL, 32305
Restrooms: At Nearby Park
Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park

The park encompasses six of the seven known earthen temple mounds, with two available for viewing by ...

3600 Indian Mounds Road, Tallahassee, Fl, 32303
Restrooms: Yes
Lake Talquin State Park

Visitors will find outstanding freshwater fishing with common species such as largemouth bass, strip ...

14850 Jack Vause Landing Road, Tallahassee, FL, 32310
Little River Springs

The spring run is approximately 150 feet long with a cave system that is more than 1,200 feet long. ...

24891 105th Lane, O'Brien, FL
Madison Blue Spring State Park

Located in one of Florida’s newest state parks, this crystal-clear, first-magnitude spring is a popu ...

8300 Northeast State Road 6, Lee, FL, 32059
Morrison Springs

Morrison Springs is one of the most popular diving spots in northwest Florida and well-known through ...

874 Morrison Springs Road, Ponce de Leon, FL, 32455
Ochlockonee River State Park

Time stands still on the banks of the Ochlockonee River, where you can still find the Real Florida. ...

429 State Park Road, Sopchoppy, FL, 32358
Pitt Spring

The 10-acre recreation area, managed by the Northwest Florida Water Management District, is in a nat ...

6315 E. Highway 20, Youngstown, FL, 32466
Ponce de Leon Springs

This beautiful clear spring is named for Juan Ponce de León, who led the first Spanish expedition to ...

2860 State Park Road, Ponce de Leon, FL, 32455
Rattlesnake Lake

Rattlesnake Lake North offers a boat ramp, picnic pavilion, pedestal grill, fire ring, and portable ...

5066 Rattlesnake Pond Road, Chipley, FL, 32425
Silver Springs State Park

Since the 19th century, Silver Springs has been one of Florida’s most treasured landscapes. As one o ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL, 34488
Three Rivers State Park

Where Florida meets the southwest corner of Georgia, the Chattahoochee and Flint rivers converge to ...

7908 Three Rivers Park Road, Sneads, FL, 32460
Wacissa River and Big Blue Springs

The Wacissa River, a tributary of the Aucilla, is located in a sparsely populated slice of Florida's ...

Wacissa Springs, Jefferson County, FL
Wakulla River

The crystal clear waters of the 10 mile long Wakulla River rise from Wakulla Spring and is one of th ...

Wakulla River, Crawfordville, FL, 32327
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park and Buccaneer Bay

Step back in time and enjoy the classic mermaid show, but remember this quintessential Old Florida s ...

6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee, FL, 34606
Whitewater Lake

Located slightly south of Tom Johns Landing and White Oak Landing off Porter Pond Road, Whitewater L ...

5060 Porter Pond Road, Chipley, FL, 32425
Williford Spring

Located approximately 1.5 miles north of State Road 20 and accessed via Porter Pond Road, Williford ...

5647 Porter Pond Road, Youngstown, FL, 32466