The largest spring on the St. Johns River, Blue Spring is crystal clear and 73 degrees. It is a designated Manatee Refuge and the winter home to a growing population of West Indian Manatees. Enjoy seasonal swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, canoe rentals, narrated river cruises, kayak tours and rental, walking trails, a snack bar, picnic pavilions, outdoor grills, and more.
Daily hours are 8 a.m. - sunset. Special amenities includes scuba diving, manatee viewing during November - March. New dog park.
Blue Spring State Park frequently reaches capacity during the week and on the weekends, during both the winter and summer months. To avoid waiting, visit the park early.