Blue Spring State Park

Named Florida's best manatee observation point. Blue Spring produces 105 million gallons of crystal-clear water a day. Fishing, canoe and kayak rentals, picnic areas, scuba diving, swimming, camping, nature trails and the historic Thursby House. A designated manatee refuge, Blue Spring is visited by numerous West Indian manatees during the winter months.


Accommodation Type

Cabin, Cabin


Backpacking, Bicycling, Birding, Camping, Canoeing, Cave diving, Kayaking, Scuba/Diving, Snorkeling, Swimming, Tubing, Water Recreation


Baby-changing station, Bus Parking, Campfires Permitted, Concessions, Covered Pavilion, Dump Station, Elec. 30 Amp, Elec. 50 Amp, Gift Shop, Grills, Grills, Hot showers, Ice, Ice, Number of Sites: 51, Parking, Pay Phones, Pay Phones, Picnic Area, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Picnic Shelter, Playground, Playground, Playground, Restrooms, Showers, Showers, Tables, Tables, Water Hookup

Camping Type

Primitive Camping, RV Sites, Tent Sites

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, ADA Picnic Tables, Handicapped Parking, Ramps, Roll-in Showers, Roll-under Sinks, Shower Grab Bar, Showers with Seats

Guest Information

Family Friendly

Hours of Operation

Hours: 8 a.m. - sunset daily, Open Year-Round