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Alexander Springs Recreation Area - Things to Know Before Visiting

49525 County Rd 445, Altoona, FL 32702, USA

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About Alexander Springs Recreation Area

There are 7,941 acres in the wilderness. The Alexander Springs Wilderness is located in the Ocala National Forest, which is the oldest forest east of the Mississippi.


Attractions Near Alexander Springs Recreation Area

Clearwater Lake Recreation
Clearwater Lake Recreation11.52km from Alexander Springs Recreation Area

There are 32 acres in the lake. The recreation area has hiking and biking trails. Kayakers also use the area.

Lake George State Forest
Lake George State Forest13.57km from Alexander Springs Recreation Area

The Lake George State Forest is formed from land that was previously used for timber production, production of naval stores, cattle grazing, and hunting.

Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge
Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge21.69km from Alexander Springs Recreation Area

To provide habitat for migrating and wintering birds, the Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1964.

De León Springs State Park
De León Springs State Park21.86km from Alexander Springs Recreation Area

De Leon Springs State Park has a land area of 625 acres. State parks in Florida are open from 8 a.m. to sundown every day of the year (including holidays).

Hontoon Island State Park
Hontoon Island State Park24.38km from Alexander Springs Recreation Area

There are 1,648 acres in Hontoon Island State Park. The park is open year-round from 8:00 am until one hour before sunset.

Stetson Mansion
Stetson Mansion25.57km from Alexander Springs Recreation Area

In honour of the cowboy hat inventor John B. Stetson, the John B. Stetson House was built. Philadelphia architect George T. Pearson designed the house in 1886.

Where is Alexander Springs Recreation Area

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Lake County is a county in the central portion of the U.S. state of Florida.

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