This park has more than 10 distinct natural communities, dozens of springs, and miles of beautiful trails. The park is home to a pioneer cracker village and the Silver River Museum and Environmental Education Center. The center is operated by the Marion County School District in cooperation with the park and is open to the public on weekends and holidays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00. p.m. Admission to the Museum is $2.00 per person. Children under 6 are free.

hiking
23 days ago

hiking
2 months ago

Nice hike. One of the best views is the overlook at the crystal clear Silver river. Great spot to watch for alligators, fish and birds.

hiking
2 months ago

the swamp trail is the best of the river trails

hiking
6 months ago

Cool trail. Rattlesnake on the trail scared the shit out of me!

hiking
8 months ago

went on the swamp trail good fun easy trail with a nice ending at the spring . my 5 year old son loved it

horseback riding
9 months ago

hiking
11 months ago

Beautiful.. Saw deer, turkey, woodpeckers, cranes, lots of butterflies, and flowers. Oh yeah, ticks. Be sure and use repellent. Will go back..