Ichetucknee Springs State Park

Fort White, FL

Where is it at?

Ichetucknee Springs State Park
Midpoint Trail
Fort White
FL
32038

386 497-4690

Where are we going today?

Ichetucknee Springs State Park might be difficult to pronounce, but it certainly isn't difficult to enjoy!

This amazing part of nature in Florida surrounds the crystalline Ichetucknee River! The river, of course, means there is swimming and tubing available for those active kids...just to add to the collection of fun that can be had!

The river is perfect from May until early September, and is one of the best spots in the area to enjoy it! In addition to tubing and swimming, there is a host of other water activities that you can get up to as a family! How about snorkeling and trying to see how much wildlife you can spot? How about grabbing a canoe or a kayak and relaxing on the waters as you cruise down looking for wildlife?

Want to hear something even more exciting! If you are cave certified for diving, from October to March you can dive in the Blue Hole! Sounds pretty awesome!

The wildlife in Ichetucknee Springs State Park is just as awesome Try and spot raccoons, white-tailed deer, wood ducks, wild turkeys, and even great blue heron - they can all be seen from the river!

Really make a day out it out in this beautiful Florida state park! There are picnic areas fully equipped with grills and tales, where you can bring you own lunch and enjoy it in the shade (perhaps the kids want to have a go at making the sandwiches!)

The snorkeling, tubes and diving equipment can be rented from private vendors outside of the park, but of course you can bring your own too!

Don't forget those hats and sunscreen - it's Florida remember, and you will certainly want to be enjoying that sun! 

 

How much does it cost?

Adults: $6 per vehicle (2 to 8 ppl), $4 single occupant and river use $5 - $6

Children: Same as adult

Free Under: 5 years for river use.

LAST UPDATED 2015

Need a little extra help?

Give them a call to see how accessible the trails are for those with special needs.

kid

When can we go?

8am until sundown.

All year round. The Take Out Gate is shut Memorial Day to Labor Day

kid

Any top tips?

Don't forget your hat and sunscreen!

I’m Hungry!

There is a full service concession with food and refreshments from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Healthy Eating

There are plenty of picnic areas so you can bring your own healthy lunch and enjoy it at one of the tables and use the grills

Familydaysout.com - Fun things to do with kids and best places to visit in the US
© Family Days Out 2018

Website by Rubik Digital