Salt Springs Recreation Area
Juniper Springs Recreation Area
Developed in the mid-1930s, this is the forest's flagship recreation area. Concessions sell groceries and firewood, and rent kayaks and...
Alexander Springs Recreation Area
This picturesque recreation area has one of the last untouched subtropical forests left in Florida. The stunning sapphire-blue...
Ocala National Forest
Lonely Planet review
Rumored to have curative powers, Salt Springs is a favorite with RV owners for its lovely shady areas. Head to the marina , about half a mile south of the recreation area in front of the doctor's office, where you can rent vessels to cruise enormous Lake Kerr: canoes ($20), pontoon boats ($70 for four hours, $110 daily plus gas) or a 16ft Carolina skiff ($27.50 for four hours, $45 daily plus gas).