What to See (Other Activities)

Pretty House Spring House

American Canoe Adventures White Springs, FL  32096 386.397.1309

Ichetucknee Canoe and Cabins 866.224.2064

Hiking opportunites abound, the Florida Trail runs through White Springs and along the Suwannee River.

Spring Hopping - Take a dip in one of the many refreshing springs located the local rivers.

State of Florida Nature & Heritage Tourism Center
The Center is located on the corner of Highway 136 and U.S. Highway 41 in White Springs, Florida. It is easily accessed from I-10 (exit 43) or I-75 (exit 84). Call (386) 397-4461 for more information.

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
The fall season at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park revolves around the river and trails. Flowers bloom throughout the season amid dense green foliage and native species include blazing star, ladies tresses, Spanish needle and palmetto. Bird watchers may easily spot several species of woodpeckers, hawks, herons, ducks, owls and other birds and wildlife. The park offers a section of the Florida Scenic Trail that skirts along the edge of the Suwannee River. Nearby Big Shoals State Park and Public Lands has 28 miles of trails for hiking, cycling, and horseback riding.

Suwannee River Water Management District - Best Recreational Opportunities at a Glance - Biking, hiking, horseback riding, and nature study are available on all District lands. However, not all District lands have developed facilities. The best recreational opportunities are listed below.

Suwannee River Wilderness Trail - Contains information on hiking, biking, camping, paddling, horse-back riding and other activites available along the Suwannee River.