ake in the Forest Black Bear Resort is one of "Florida's Best Kept Secrets". This beautiful, family-run campground is located on Half Moon Lake, nestled in the middle of the Ocala National Forest. If you are looking to get away and enjoy nature and the outdoors in a peaceful, family-friendly atmosphere, Lake in the Forest is the place for you!
Elite Resorts at Salt Springs welcomes you to the stunning scenery, small town charm and excellent climate of North Central Florida. Nestled amidst 100 year old oak trees covered in spanish moss, the resort is clean, uncrowded, nature rich and truly ‘Naturally Beautiful, Beautifully Natural’. The resort has a large clubhouse with a big screen TV, family pool, adult seasonal heated pool and spa, tennis court, horseshoe pitch, volleyball court, shuffleboard courts, boat launch and dock, and 24-hour gated access. Whether enjoying the crystal blue water of Little Lake Kerr and the wilderness of the Ocala National Forest or taking advantage of the many amenities and activities that the resort has to offer, you’re guaranteed to have a great time.
Each well appointed guest room has its own theme! Our beds are extremely comfortable. We have coffee on the Terrace daily 8am-11am. Breakfast bars, juice and yogurt will be found in your guest room. A pleasant stroll in our Historic District and you will be walking beneath the majestic canopies of the Oak trees and view the endless grand mansions. We are the only boutique Inn in historic downtown Ocala, so close to area attractions WEC, HITS, Southeastern livestock pavilion, Silver Springs State Park, Santos trailhead, Canyon ziplining and horseback riding etc. And all local hospitals and the courthouse.
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Trips start at $12 per person for 2 hours of fun and relaxin! Trip instigators set up starting times, type of trip(sightseeing, birding, fishing, photography etc,)and length of trip.
Canoeing in Florida is like a day in paradise with your family or group. Plenty of water makes for great fun on your river trip on the Ocklawaha River. Camp overnight or canoe for just a few hours, Ocklawaha Canoe Outpost and Resort will be there to ensure a peaceful and relaxing journey.
As the sun shines, rainbows play across the bottom of the crystal-clear spring basin at Silver Glen Springs, a beautiful spot along the edge of the Big Scrub of the Ocala National Forest, with a spring run that pours out into Lake George, the largest of the St. Johns River Chain of Lakes, north of Astor. Both a popular day use recreation area and an important archaeological site, Silver Glen Springs showcases the delicate balance necessary between enjoyment of the outdoors and preservation of irreplaceable resources.