Florida Springs Guide: Silver Glen Springs – Orlando Sentinel

Silver Glen Springs is located in the Silver Glen Springs Recreational Area of the Ocala NationalForest, about 11 miles south of the town of Salt Springs. From the intersection of State Roads (SR) 19 and 40, drive north on SR 19 for 6 miles to the entrance of the recreational area on the east (right) […]

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Silver Springs’ Unveiling at State Park – Ocala.com

The marriage between Florida’s oldest tourist location and the state park system becomes officialTuesday, with Silver Springs featuring something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue. Tuesday’s visitors to the attraction, which is now merged with the adjacent Silver River State Park to form Silver Springs State Park, will recognize some familiar attributes that […]

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Best Florida Bargain for $2 – Authentic Florida

Shimmering shades of aqua blues and emerald greens reflect above and below the crystal clear water. I glance down to the white sandy bottom with patches of river grass as I quietly paddle under a thick green canopy of Sabal Palms and shady moss-covered oak trees. Central Florida’s Rainbow Springs State Park, located near Ocala, […]

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