Alexander Springs Recreation Area Vehicle Access Reservation

National Forests in Florida

Alexander Springs Recreation Area is located in the Ocala National Forest near the beautiful, turquoise waters of Alexander Springs. With forested scenery and abundant water, the recreation area offers camping, swimming, canoeing, scuba diving (for certified divers), hiking, birding and wildlife viewing. The Ocala National Forest, located in north central Florida, spans four counties and 383,000 acres. It is the southernmost and oldest national forest east of the Mississippi River, and protects the world's largest contiguous sand pine scrub forest. Timed 1-Day Personal Vehicle Reservation tickets will be required on Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays between and including Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend. Amenities include a walk-in store with snacks, beverages, and souvenirs, bathrooms with showers and changing stalls, picnic tables, grills, bear-proof storage, a swimming area, and two reservable pavilions and a canoe/kayak/SUP launch area.

Need to Know

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1-Day Personal Vehicle Reservation for Alexander Springs Recreation Area will become available 14 days in advance of the entry date at 10a.m. ET.

Changes and Cancellations

Cancellations must be made up to 48 hours in advance of the entry time for refund minus $2 processing fee. Refunds must be processed through No refunds for no shows, weather, or cancellations less than 48 hours in advance. Once printed, the ticket is considered issued, and modifications or cancellations will no longer be allowed.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

49525 County Road 445 Altoona FL 32702

Phone Number

(352) 669-3522

Available Tickets

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