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Blue Springs Recreational Park

5461 Blue Springs Rd, Marianna, FL 32446-6440
+1 850-718-0437
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Refreshing on a hot day

Beautiful, cool, clear water. There are lots of activities that we did not get a chance to do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
penuther
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Jacksonville, Florida
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A Hidden Jewel

Beautiful spring. Great facilities. So refreshing in the Florida heat. There's a concession stand... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
smltowngal
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5461 Blue Springs Rd, Marianna, FL 32446-6440
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, cool, clear water. There are lots of activities that we did not get a chance to do. The swimming was delightful with slide and diving board. Lifeguards on duty. The only draw back were the gnats. They did not bite but would swarm around...More

1  Thank penuther
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful spring. Great facilities. So refreshing in the Florida heat. There's a concession stand, bathrooms with indoor changing rooms, outdoor showers, volleyball court, kids playground, large and small pavilions, diving boards, and decks. There are tube & canoe rentals. Designated shallow area. Admission is fairly...More

1  Thank smltowngal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a family trip here at the end of May on opening weekend. We were not disappointed. There are some nature trails for walking, the water is GORGEOUS. The water's really cold because it's an underground spring but it was wonderful for a hot day....More

1  Thank dragonsleepslate
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a wonderful but busy place during the summer. Go canoeing at off times like October to enjoy all the natural beauty without the noise!

Thank Thedrstwo
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The water is very cold, but easy to get used to once in. The park is maintained in pristine condition and the water very clear. There is also diving near by. I have been here several times with my family down through the years and...More

1  Thank ghostinthestudio
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The water is cold, but beautifully clear. It is an incredible sight to see the huge amounts of water that bubble up from the spring. Worth a visit even if you are too timid to brave the cold!

1  Thank Gayle H
Reviewed 7 December 2016

As a native of the JaCo we try to visit Blue Springs as much as possible during the summer. The kid's love the cold water. The adults not so much. However, we really enjoy renting kayaks and paddling the Shangri La and other caves. You...More

1  Thank Tiffany G
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I really like this park, it has easy access to the water, and a lot of covered picnic tables. It also has nice modern clean bathrooms. The water near the shore area is very clear since it is spring fed.

Thank giarc53
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Great family fun! Really nice park and water was great fun for the kids. Places to grill, white sand with dock, and small playground.

Thank auburnsami12
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is a wonderful park that is well kept and a perfect place to launch for paddle boards, kayaks, canoes, etc. Water is cool year round, and the springs keep the entire pond clear for spectacular viewing of various vegetation and wildlife!!

Thank LisaG515
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angel4765
Does this park offer a tour boat?
24 April 2017|
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Response from giarc53 | Reviewed this property |
No. The park area around the spring is not that big and they do not allow any watercraft in the park. The park has a barrier foot bridge between the park and the river to keep boats out, but they do have docks on the river... More
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