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Wekiwa Springs State Park Orlando!
Located On The Headwaters Of The Wekiva River

wekiwa-springs-state-park-floridaWekiwa Springs is located on the shores of the Wekiva river North of Orlando and around 1hr's drive from the main theme park attractions.

Enjoy your Orlando holiday with a break to this popular area of Lake county. This wonderful park in all its glory features a host of activities to please the entire family. Swim or snorkel in the cool springs to kayaking the river and the fun Rock Springs run.

Other activities include camping, fishing, boating, horse riding & equestrian, social events like meetings and retreats, picnic pavilion, restaurant, visitor center and playground.

With its close proximity to Orlando the park is busy throughout the summer season, so if you require a reservation to camp etc we advise to phone the park in advance to hold your reservation. See links below for further information regarding all the park facilities.

General Information & Amenities:

  • Park Hours: 8 am - Until sunset (365 days a year) For campers who plan to arrive after sunset, call the park on the day of arrival at (407)-884-2009 to get the gate combination and instructions.

  • Park Phone: +1 (407) 884-2008

  • Entrance Fees (2012): $6.00 per vehicle 2-8 people per vehicle...$4.00 single occupant vehicle...$2.00 pedestrians, bicyclists etc

  • Camping fees (RV or Tent): $24.00 per night + tax/Primitive & Group Camping: $5.00 p/p-p/night + tax - $1.00 p/night youth + tax. Reservations call (407) 884-2008 or click this Wekiwa Springs State Park link.

  • Restroom Facilities...Three in number, one in the picnic area, one at the rear of the Nature Center/Concession Store and one at the swimming area. All three are ADA accessible.

  • Activities....Swimmimg, Snorkeling, Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Widlife Viewing, Weddings, Family reunions, Horse riding, Horse Equestrian & Camping, Canoeing & Kayaking, Playground, Visitor Center and Restaurant

  • Additional Information with downloadable PDF's

This is a popular venue with tourist's and locals. Located around a 20mins drive from Orlando, taxis, buses and vehicles are required.

Location & Directions:

Wekiwa Springs State Park
1800 Wekiwa Circle,
Apopka, Florida 32712
Tel: +1 (407) 884-2008

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
28.70833, - 81.4625
28°42'30"N, 81°27'45"W

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