Emerald Coast

Springs, Lakes and Rivers

This page lists springs, lakes, rivers and other swimming holes in natural bodies of water in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida, Florida area.
Kids Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida: Springs, Lakes and Rivers - Fun 4 Emerald Coast Kids
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Picnic area, boat ramp, restroom, swimming, and portable toilet. Great place to kayak! From Freepor ...

State Highway 20, Freeport, FL
Blackwater River State Park Swimming

Swimming is available in designated areas. Lifeguards are not provided. Tubing is available in desig ...

7720 Deaton Bridge Road, Holt, FL, 32564
Buccaneer Bay at Weeki Wachee State Park

Buccaneer Bay Waterpark is a true piece of Roadside America. Located inside Weeki Wachee Springs Sta ...

6131 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, FL, 34606
Carl Gray Park Swimming

Carl Gray Park is a very popular waterfront park located on Collegiate Drive just north of Gulf Coas ...

Collegiate Dr., Panama City, FL, 32401
Clement Taylor Park Swimming

Amenities include a waterfront gazebo, pier, pavilion, beach swim area, playground, and picnic area. ...

131 Calhoun Ave, Destin, 32541
Cotton Bridge Park Swimming

Cotton Bridge has playground equipment and access to Blackwater River. A large sandbar provides a be ...

6301 Hwy 4 W, Baker, FL, 32531
Restrooms: Yes
Crab Island Swimming

Crab Island is an underwater Island located on the bay side of the Destin bridge. This is where you ...

Destin Bridge, Destin, FL, 32541
Dead River Landing and Seven Runs Creek

Free camping! Located at the eastern end of Seven Runs Creek, Dead River opens to the Choctawhatchee ...

Dead River Road, Ponce De Leon, FL, 32455
Devil's Den

OVERNIGHT TRIP FROM EMERALD COAST! Bought in 1993 by our current owners, this natural wonder has bee ...

5390 NE 180th Ave, Williston, FL
Econfina Creek

Pitt Spring, Sylvan Springs, and multiple small springs contribute to the clear water of Econfina Cr ...

Guest Lake Park Swimming

Guest Lake lies at the end of a winding dirt road and provides access to the Yellow River. This is a ...

3850 Yellow River, Holt, FL, 32564
Holmes Creek Canoe Livery and Water Park

Canoes, tandem/single kayaks, tubing, and diving. Rope swing, diving board, fishing, fun water slide ...

2899 A Highway 79, Vernon, FL
Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park

**Weekend Trip** Visitors can see West Indian manatees every day of the year from the park's unde ...

4150 S. Suncoast Boulevard, Homosassa, FL, 34446
Ichetucknee Springs State Park

**Weekend overnight trip** The crystalline Ichetucknee River flows six miles through shaded hammock ...

12087 SW U.S. Highway 27, Fort White, FL
Juniper Lake

Juniper Lake is a popular fishing spot in DeFuniak. The park has these features: Boat / Canoe A ...

1615 Juniper Lake Road, DeFuniak Springs, FL, 32433
Juniper Springs

***OVERNIGHT WEEKEND TRIP*** Showcasing sparkling springs in a subtropical setting, Juniper Springs ...

26701 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL
Kelly Park/Rock Springs

This one is a weekend trip...it's north of Orlando. Kelly Park features a free-flowing natural sp ...

400 E Kelly Park Rd, Apopka, FL, 32712
Lake Stanley Park Swimming

The park consists of an open swimming area, boat ramp, swing sets, slide, eight covered picnic table ...

271 Shoemaker Drive, DeFuniak Springs, FL, 32433
Leslie Porter Wayside Park

Leslie Porter Park is a 13 acre waterfront park with a sandy beach that attracts sunbathers and swim ...

Ohio Ave, Lynn Haven, FL, 32444
Lincoln Park Swimming

Lincoln Park offers a swimming area with docks, picnic area, restrooms, showers, playground equipmen ...

1230 N Bayshore Dr, Valparaiso, FL, 32580
Restrooms: Yes
Longwood/Poquito Bayou Park Swimming

A roped-off swimming area is provided. Longwood/Poquito Bayou Park provides boat access to Poquito B ...

4 Bay Street, Shalimar, FL, 32579
Morrison Springs

Morrison Springs is one of the most popular diving spots in northwest Florida and well-known through ...

874 Morrison Springs Road, Ponce de Leon, FL, 32455
Pine Log State Forest Swimming

Swimming is permitted only in East Lake in the recreation area. No lifeguards are on duty so visitor ...

State Road 79, Ebro, FL, 32437
Pitt Springs

Pitt Spring is one of many springs along Econfina Creek and one of the most popular in the area for ...

6315 FL-20, Youngstown, FL, 32466
Ponce de Leon Springs

This beautiful clear spring is named for Juan Ponce de León, who led the first Spanish expedition to ...

2860 State Park Road, Ponce de Leon, FL, 32455
Rattlesnake Lake

Rattlesnake Lake South is known as “the beach side” because of its white sand beach where families c ...

Hwy 20, Panama City, FL, 32409
Ross Marler Park Swimming

Ross Marler Park has a swimming area with nearby picnic tables, shelters, restrooms, and playground ...

1275 Santa Rosa Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Silver Glen Springs Recreation Area

**Weekend trip** As the sun shines, rainbows play across the bottom of the crystal-clear spring ba ...

5271 Florida 19, Salt Springs, FL
Silver Springs State Park

**Weekend Trip** Since the 19th century, Silver Springs has been one of Florida’s most treasured lan ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Silver Springs, FL, 34488
Turkey Creek Park Swimming

There are swimming holes and rest areas with benches along the boardwalk at Turkey Creek. The boardw ...

340 John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL, 32578
Restrooms: Yes
Vortex Spring

Vortex Spring is packed with experiences for the entire family whether it be scuba diving with our t ...

1517 Vortex Springs Ln, Ponce de Leon, FL, 32455
Wekiva Falls

**OVERNIGHT TRIP***Our natural sulfur spring is warm and features two water slides as well as a DJ o ...

30700 Wekiva River Rd, Sorrento, FL
Whitewater Lake

Whitewater Lake has a campsite that will hold a maximum of 10 people. This is a great location for f ...

White Water Lake Rd., Youngstown, FL, 32466
Williford Spring

Williford Spring is located off Highway 20 in Washington county, just 7.5 miles west of US 231. It ...

Hwy. 20, Youngstown, FL, 32466