This Easily Accessible Natural Spring In Florida Is Only Steps From The Parking Lot

While Florida is known for having some phenomenal natural springs throughout the state, this one a real gem. Out of all of the 27 first magnitude springs within the Sunshine State, Alexander Springs might just be the easiest for visitors to indulge in. Nestled in the heart of Ocala National Forest, come enjoy Alexander Springs Recreation Area in Florida.

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Have you ever been to the Alexander Springs Recreation Area in Florida before? How did you feel about those cool 72-degree temps? Share with us your experience in the comments section. Or if you want to learn more about this spring and how to reserve a campsite or place to park, visit the USDA Forest Service page.

Address: 49525 County Rd 445, Altoona, FL 32702, USA