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Juniper Springs Recreation Area

#3 of 11 things to do in Silver Springs Features Animals
Silver Springs, FL
+1 352-625-2808
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Relaxin getaway for a picnic lunch

Comfortable stroll along the paths in a nicely wooded area. Swimming and posting available. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charles M
Beautiful and Crystal blue water!

You can bring your own or rent from the outfitter at the park.We had a great time and loved how... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MariaGrazia R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable stroll along the paths in a nicely wooded area. Swimming and posting available. Very picturesque.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can bring your own or rent from the outfitter at the park.We had a great time and loved how close the springs were located to the campground

Thank MariaGrazia R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had been 40 years since visiting Juniper Springs as a child/teenage. Still beautiful water and surrounding trails; store; great picnic areas. If you like nature you should check it out

Thank Gramie
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great time and loved how close the springs were located to the campground. The staff was very friendly for the most part. When we went there was a burn ban in place so that was a bummer but out of their control....More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

A nice day paddle. You can bring your own or rent from the outfitter at the park. They have canoes and kayaks. You paddle down the shallow crystal clear waters where a shuttle will take you and your vessels back to the top. You can...More

2  Thank Kim L
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I read a lot of reviews and did a lot of research before coming here. This was our first camping experience so I can't really compare it to other campgrounds, but this place was amazing and well maintained. The bathrooms were clean, they had a...More

2  Thank Dnisse82
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location off SR 40. Great for all types of day trips (families, friends, solo, etc.). Water is 72 Degrees year round and completely Clear! Several pavilions for picnicking and plenty of land to make your own picnic spot. Also ha a few trails to...More

Thank caitlindesirae
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing! They are very strict with disposables and the results are obvious. We did the kayak run and saw not one piece of trash. The run took us 3.5 hours. We chose to rent kayaks instead of bringing our own for convenience....More

Thank Terra H
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here 2/28/17-3/1/17. We really enjoyed it. It is primitive camping. The sites are well placed and kept up. There is a picnic table, grill and fire ring. There are nice trails where we were delighted to see an otter catching...More

Thank SCHyder
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We visited this camp site during January with 2 families, children ranged from 1 to 13. This place is wonderful. The campsites are clean and well maintained. They get everyone to quiet down at 10pm which nice if there are a bunch of college kids...More

Thank Jason M
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Spledidferstuff
Is there an entrance fee?
8 May 2017|
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Response from CampRRMSupport | Property representative |
Hello, Yes there is a fee to enter the day use area however camping, cabins, canoeing etc. are all costed differently. Check out our website for more info.
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Mirrasi
Are any of the tent sites electric?
8 November 2016|
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Response from JMFH_FORREAL | Reviewed this property |
No. They are all primitive camping sites. They include a fire ring for making a camp fire as well as a picnic table, a lantern hanger, and a bear proof lock box big enough for food / coolers ... etc. They do have showers and... More
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Mirrasi
Are any of the tent sites electric?
8 November 2016|
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Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
We didn't camp either. You will need to contact them directly. I know their are tent sites, but not sure about electric.
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