Sarasota - Manatee

Springs, Lakes and Rivers

This page lists springs, lakes, rivers and other swimming holes in natural bodies of water in the Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida area.
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Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Visitors can see West Indian manatees every day of the year from the park's underwater observatory in the main spring. The park showcases native Flori ...

4150 Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, FL, 34446
Lake Manatee State Park Swimming

Lake Manatee State Park is located 15 miles east of Bradenton, Florida on State Road 64. It extends three miles along the south shore of beautiful Lak ...

Area: East Bradenton
20007 State Road 64 East, Bradenton, FL, 34212
Oscar Scherer State Park- Lake Osprey Swimming

This park’s large acreage of scrubby flatwoods makes it one of the best places in southwest Florida to view Florida scrub-jays, an imperiled species f ...

Area: South Sarasota
1843 South Tamiami Trail, Osprey, FL, 34229
Rock Springs Run at Kelly Park

Rock Springs at Kelly Park in Apopka is Central Florida's natural lazy river. Rock Springs produces 26,000 gallons of crystal clear water every minute ...

400 E Kelly Park Rd, Apopka, FL, 32712
Warm Mineral Springs

At a temperature of 87 degrees, Warm Mineral Springs contains 9 million gallons of fresh water which replenishes itself every two hours. This natural ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
12200 San Servando Ave, North Port, FL, 34287
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

The official home of the World Famous Mermaids! Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is an enchanted spring -- the only one of its kind in the world -- and ...

Type of Day Trip: Educational, Outdoor Fun, Tourist Destinations
6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee, FL, 34606
Wekiva Falls RV Water Park

Our natural sulfur spring is warm and features two water slides as well as a DJ on the weekends! Stop by our marina for canoe and kayak rentals in Orl ...

30700 Wekiva River Rd, Sorrento, Fl, 32776