Featured Activities Near Hunter Springs Park
Hunter Springs Park Visitors Guide
Discover the tranquil beauty of Hunter Springs Park, home to one of the natural springs feeding Kings Bay and Crystal River. Just 100 feet offshore and with waters maintained at a comfortable 72 degrees year-round, you can enjoy a variety of water activities. Recognized with the 2019 Certificate of Excellence Award from TripAdvisor, Hunter Springs Park is a cherished local destination. If you’re looking to explore the park's natural surroundings, you’ll find a scenic boardwalk along the waterway that provides ample opportunities for birdwatching and encountering wildlife.
Manatee sightings are likely during your visit to Hunter Springs Park, particularly in the colder months. The park provides convenient access to Kings Bay and the Crystal River, where an abundance of water activities, such as kayaking and canoeing, await. Additionally, Hunter Springs Park serves as a popular spot for guided manatee tours, offering an exclusive experience for you to swim and snorkel among these fascinating creatures in their natural habitat.Read more
Frequently Asked Questions
Dogs are not allowed in the park unless they are service animals.
Hunter Springs has a maximum depth of 16-20ft/5-6m.
Yes. Grills are available in the picnic area.
The water temperature typically remains at 72 degrees.