Wekiwa Springs State Park, Apopka

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#1 of 15 in Things to do in Apopka
The 2,833 hectare (7,000 acre) Wekiwa Springs State Park offers a plethora of outdoor activities. The most popular is the park's spring, which supplies the Wekiva River with 159 million liters (42 million gallons) of water each day and flows into a warm, natural swimming pool of varying depth. Explore the network of trails via foot, bike, or horseback, or rent a canoe from the nature center on site. Have a picnic or a barbeque at one of picnic areas, complete with charcoal grills. If you want to extend your stay, pitch your tent or bring in your recreational vehicle for a night of camping at one of the many campsites, ranging from primitive to modern with amenities. Arrive early to guarantee your entrance into the park, as it can fill up. Put Wekiwa Springs State Park into our Apopka vacation planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Apopka.
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  • Lots to do here. We did not do any of the trails, but we did float on tubes in the springs, this is not like Rock springs run, which is down the road, where you float down like a lazy river, this is m...  more »
  • This was such a lovely surprise. We came to Orlando for rides but had way more fun here as a family with 3 teenagers. Park staff were mainly quite friendly and helpful. Only the first 250 cars are all...  more »
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  • Natural Florida at its best! This local watering hole is large enough to have your own space, but still small enough to keep an eye on your little ones. The spring head has a ravine you can dive that pushes you with the current. Take a picnic and make it a family day. Super fun!!
  • Super cool place to go when the heat has you down. Clean, for the most part family friendly. Could use a bit more supervision for folks ignoring posted rules. More showers at bathrooms would be nice to clean up kids, but overall great place for the price.

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