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Hunter Spring Park

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Address: NE 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL 34429
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nice little park

This is a nice little park to walk around, the washroom are very clean Only problem dogs are not allowed here so we couldn;t stay very long small area to set up for kayaking if... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 December 2016
Rickie D
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Parkton, Maryland
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This park has a roped off swimming area where manatees will come up and hang out with you. There is a nice playground, sandy beach, rest rooms, picnic tables...

Thank jillellrich
Dothan, Alabama
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have lived in Crystal River 17 years now we always use to bring our kids to the park to enjoy ourselves in our small community then all of a sudden you have to pay a high price to go to most parks here in Crystal River, this is not right that we have to pay $7.00 just to put... More 

Thank jJason
Boiling Springs, South Carolina
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95 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautifully done park. Beautiful, clear water. Well kept and very clean. The scenery couldn't be better!

Thank Imsoleil
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229 reviews
123 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is a nice little park to walk around, the washroom are very clean Only problem dogs are not allowed here so we couldn;t stay very long small area to set up for kayaking if you are interested in doing that

Thank Rickie D
Drummond Island, Michigan
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

The improvements in this park are nice. Great boardwalk over the water. Would be a great place to view manatees. Unfortunately we were there during low tide. So check the tide before you visit for best viewing. The springs are a good place to swim.

Thank Dot S
Waynesville, North Carolina
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We learned from some local folks this park just reopened and was completely revamped. Once we arrived, we noticed the parking seems rather limited for such a great highlight of Crystal River. We were impressed with the cleanliness of the small public beach and the walkway out over the water. Two kayakers were there and we noticed their access to... More 

Thank Linda L
Clearwater, FL
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763 reviews
119 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in Crystal River to spend the night. Biz road trip. Asked hotel staffer about a good place to walk. She drew me a map and I walked to the park. What a shock, kayakers, walkers, little beach, bike trail. Makes me want to come back and put a canoe in as the locals were talking about manatees in winter.

Thank jimvet1826
Hernando, Florida
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31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Beautiful gem of a place!! Perfect for picnics, swimming, and kayaking. New boardwalk and manatee viewing area, -and new kayak launch. We go here quite often.

Thank 4pawsrus
Beverly Hills, Florida
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

It was nice to see such an improvement with all the sandy areas BUT they planted many, many palm trees that will take YEARS to be any sort of shade tree. The whole park is in full sun and needs to have some shade trees for comfort.

Thank Linda B
Inverness, Florida
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179 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I look forward to seeing the renovations. It's nice to have springs in the area, but it did need a face lift. Great place to lay out and enjoy the sun. The water is super cold, but refreshing.

Thank Elizabeth A

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