Ichetucknee Springs State Park 12087 US-27, Fort White, FL 32038 (386) 497-4690 The crystalline Ichetucknee River flows six miles through shaded hammocks and wetlands before it joins the Santa Fe River. https://www.floridastateparks.org/park/Ichetucknee-Springs
Ichetucknee River and Springs in Florida State Park | This is the premier spot for tubing and exploring one of the clearest rivers in Florida.. Ichetucknee Springs offers a 3-hour and 1.5-hour tube run down the Ichetucknee River. This is virtual paradise! It is a very relaxing ride down a beautiful landscape with crystal clear water.
Hot-Spring Hopping in Central Florida averages winter highs of 73, has more than 240 days of sunshine a year 700 freshwater springs. Each crystal-clear springs maintains a year-round temp of 72. Blue Springs State Park ($6), 40 min. from Orlando, is a winter fave among scuba divers, snorkelers, manatees as well as hikers, kayakers, riverboaters. Stay: Orlando’s posh Waldorf Astoria (from $199) shares pool access with the neighboring Hilton, so kids can use its lazy river and waterslides.
Wakulla Springs State Park. The spring at the lower edge of the photo is 175 feet deep, and the water is crystal clear. Alligators, manatees & tons of other wildlife abound. As an interesting side note, they filmed "The Creature from the Black Lagoon" and three Tarzan movies at the spring and in the park. (Tallahassee Democrat - September 2007)