The spring basin is accessible either from the Santa Fe River, or from a boardwalk 1,000 feet from the parking area. The basin is up to 25 feet deep. The vent entrance is about 2 feet by 3 feet, and the cave is about 13 feet long. The park boasts 202 acres filled with scenic woodlands and rolling fields, located along the banks of the Santa Fe River.
Park amenities include pavilions and picnic shelters, play areas, multipurpose fields, volleyball courts, and bar-b-que grills. There are loop trails throughout the park for hiking, and a boardwalk that traverses the cypress swamp leads visitors to the springs. A boat launch and dock afford watercraft access to the river.
Poe Spring Park is open 7 days a week, from dawn to dusk. The spring and boat ramp will close 30 minutes prior to dusk each day.
There is a $6.00 per vehicle parking charge at Poe Springs, cash only please.
Fees waived for individuals with disabilities.
The Park may close when the Spring reaches capacity of 100 persons.
The park is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
28800 NW 182nd Avenue, High Springs, FL, 32643