Florida gets plenty hot outside, especially during those sweltering southern summers. However, it lacks any hot springs for soaking. The closest you can find is one true warm spring, lovely year-round, and a handful of slightly cooler, natural warm springs perfect for swimming in the summers. In addition, Florida has endless shorelines, white sandy beaches, and salty ocean waters.
Located in sunny Orange City, less than an hour north of Orlando, is the natural warm spring in Blue Spring State Park. The spring stays a comfortable 72 degrees Fahrenheit year-round and has a ton of amenities for visitors. Perhaps the plethora of things to do is why the park regularly reaches maximum capacity both …
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Located in Southwest Florida close to the Gulf of Mexico, the Warm Mineral Springs Park is Florida’s hot springs-like experience. The water stays at a prime 85 degrees Fahrenheit all year long. And given its location in North Port, FL, the weather stays warm and sunny out, all year long. So its mineral water is always refreshing! Spread around are a few less warm springs coming in in the low 70s degrees Fahrenheit.
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Florida is one of the most popular states in the US for tourism. Besides having Walt Disney World and miles of coastline, it has some amazing mineral springs. While these aren’t hot springs by any stretch, they are considered warm springs
If you’re in the area, don’t forget to visit nearby springs. Several of them remain at a constant 72° Fahrenheit all year round, so they are open for visitors at any time. And there’s one that maintains a consistent 85° Fahrenheit, for those looking for those truly warm waters.
A few of Florida’s favorite swimming springs
For those looking for another water attraction other than the miles of ocean coastline, we’ve rounded up a trio of warm springs. These Floridian mineral pools will range from 72 to 85 degrees F.
Warm Mineral Springs Park – This resort covers 1.4 acres of land and goes up to 250 feet. It’s located near Venice, FL and has the perfect water temperature of 85 degrees all year round The pools here are clean and the water is enriched with minerals. This is as close as you’ll get to hot springs in Florida as it’s the only warm springs in the state.
Fanning Springs Park – If you’re looking for a beautiful destination for your next picnic with the family, you’ve just found it. At Fanning Springs you can soak in the 72 degrees F pool for as long as you want and even go kayaking while you’re there. This is a great place to relax and sit back and enjoy the views.
Weeki Wachee Springs – Weeki Wachee is an almost a decade-old mineral spring located in Florida. This place attracts thousands of visitors every day. The best part about this place is that there is a lot to do. You can always soak in the pool, also constant at 72 degrees Fahrenheit year-round, go for a swim or even just watch the animals. This is the perfect place to go if you’re looking to get away for a few days.
Those are just a few of the natural mineral springs in Florida. Enjoy a refreshing swim at one of these local parks!