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Juniper Springs Recreation Area

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    Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

    Loved it! My wife is quite inexperienced, I’m moderate and we both had a great time canoeing down this 7 mile run. The rapids section lasted just 2 Seconds if that. Will definitely return. For me it’s the best run to increase your canoe skills.

    Thank ram7861
    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    Just a couple days ago my boyfriend and I went camping at Juniper Springs. I must admit that I was very impressed with the cleanliness of the campgrounds. The bathrooms were cleaned regularly multiple times a day. Plus the camp site itself was spotless of...More

    2  Thank Natassia W
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    It was a lots of fun. We saw a couple of otters, a deer and of course turtles. We didn't see any gators. There is a few place you have to duck under trees when canoeing. Make sure you bring towels so you can go...More

    Thank Samantha M
    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    I drove 3 hours to come back to what used to be a fun place. Kids wanted to return here for the dive platform. Only to find on an 8 x 11 sheet of paper at the entrance tjat the platform is closed. Their website...More

    Thank Erock8092
    Response from Warren M, Manager at Juniper Springs Recreation AreaResponded 31 July 2017

    We are sorry we did a poor job in communicating. Yes, the "dive platform" was closed two years ago because it became simply too dangerous. Updates for this facility can be found at juniper-springs.com. We will notify the US Forest Service to see if they...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    Started going to Juniper when I was a kid. We had nothing like this growing up in Fort Lauderdale. Now I live 10 minutes away! Later in life I would use this trip to try out my more serious relationships. 3 guys and 3 totally...More

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    Response from Samantha M | Reviewed this property |
    I haven't been there in a couple months. But if you call they can will let you know if it's all clear and safe to go canoeing.
    Chere M
    27 September 2016|
    Response from tripcasey | Reviewed this property |
    The campground has designated camping areas, many of the sites are wooded and they all have bear boxes. I didn't look closely to see if trees would accommodate a hammock, but they looked substantial.
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    "This is not a hotel, but a spring. Not sure why trip advisor thinks it's a hotel."
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    "This is a campground for tent and trailer camping."
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    "This is not a hotel, they have a campground, but this is for the Juniper Springs Recreation Area."
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    "This isn't a hotel, it is a camp ground."
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