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Ichetucknee Springs State Park

It’s no secret that Florida is full of some stunning springs, and Ichetucknee Springs State Park is no exception. This gorgeous freshwater spring flows into one of the most pristine spring-fed rivers in the state, the Ichetucknee River. This park is a haven for paddling and swimming. It’s also home to some gorgeous trails and …

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Dry Tortugas National Park Guide

Dry Tortugas is one of Florida’s three national parks. The park encompasses seven islands within the Gulf of Mexico, but over 99% of the park is water. Located about 70 miles west of Key West, you can only access this remote park by boat or by seaplane. One of the most notable features of Dry …

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Gainesville, FL Travel Guide

Gainesville is a city in North Central Florida best known as the home of the Florida Gators at the University of Florida. But this eclectic city lives up to its slogan: “where nature and culture meet.” Here you can experience a variety of unique places and activities that make it worth a trip! Gainesville is …

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Big Shoals State Park

Big Shoals State Park in North Florida offers visitors a rare opportunity to see rapids and waterfalls in Florida. The shoals at the park are unique geological formations created by the swift flow of water over rocky limestone outcroppings. As the state’s largest whitewater rapids, the shoals are a stunning sight to behold with sparkling …

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