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Campground and Campsite listings closest to Silver Springs, Florida

5
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Lake Eaton Campground - Silver Springs, Florida
BoatingFishingWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillPicnic TablesRestroomsNear Water
A large, shallow lake cradled by the Big Scrub, Lake Eaton offers many distinctive faces. As a seasonal access area, the Lake Eaton Campground has only 14 sites. $8 for a …
5
miles
Hopkins Prairie - Fort McCoy, Florida
BoatingFishingHiking TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingRestroomsTrash Cans
An island of shade amid a broad, winding grassland, the Hopkins Prairie Campground is a seasonal destination for campers looking to get a bit off the beaten path. It sits …
5
miles
Shanty Pond - Salt Springs, Florida
7 votes, average: 2.57 out of 57 votes, average: 2.57 out of 57 votes, average: 2.57 out of 57 votes, average: 2.57 out of 57 votes, average: 2.57 out of 5 FishingHiking TrailsHuntingDrinking WaterRestroomsNear Water
$8/night. Restrooms and drinking water. Closed April 16 to Oct 14. Road in may be poor. Directions from Palatka: 1. Head east on Reid St toward N 8th St 358 ft 2. Take the 1st right onto …
8
miles
Fore Lake Campground - Silver Springs, Florida
1 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 5 FishingSwimmingWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillDrinking WaterDump StationPay PhonePicnic TablesRestroomsTrash CansShowersNear Water
$12 per site per night. Tents and travel trailers are welcome. This appears to be a great location for a family who wants a controlled and enjoyable environment. Each of …
8
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Off Old FR68 - Silver Springs, Florida
Wildlife Viewing
Good overnight spot. Not a destination. No amenities. Room for a fair sized rig. Right off the paved road. Great cellular internet signal. 4g on both verizon and att. This campsite …
9
miles
Gores Landing - Fort McCoy, Florida
2 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 5 BoatingFishingWildlife ViewingBoat RampPicnic TablesNear Water
Cheap camping in northeast Marion County and offers primitive camping, a boat ramp, restroom and picnic tables on the Ocklawaha River. Camping is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This …
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Little Lake Bryant - Ocala NF - Ocklawaha, Florida
6 votes, average: 3.17 out of 56 votes, average: 3.17 out of 56 votes, average: 3.17 out of 56 votes, average: 3.17 out of 56 votes, average: 3.17 out of 5 Bike TrailsFishingHiking TrailsWildlife ViewingNear Water
In the shade of live oaks looking out over Little Lake Bryant, this primitive camping area is a beauty spot enjoyed by anglers and family groups. There are six campsites, …
11
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Lake Delancy West - Fort McCoy, Florida
3 votes, average: 3.67 out of 53 votes, average: 3.67 out of 53 votes, average: 3.67 out of 53 votes, average: 3.67 out of 53 votes, average: 3.67 out of 5 ATV TrailsBoatingFishingHiking TrailsWildlife ViewingBoat RampDrinking WaterPicnic TablesRestroomsNear Water
This site is an ATV/OHV camp. Very shaded with potable water and restrooms. Tons of campsites. Picnic tables. The only thing I would be careful of are bears during the summer …
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miles
Lake Delancy East - Fort McCoy, Florida
2 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5 Wildlife ViewingBoat RampPicnic TablesRestroomsNear Water
$10 per night per site. Lake Delancy East is between Salt Springs and Palatka off SR 19 in the northeastern portion of the Ocala National Forest. Lake area campground with …
12
miles
Ocala National Forest - Ocala, Florida
35 votes, average: 3.29 out of 535 votes, average: 3.29 out of 535 votes, average: 3.29 out of 535 votes, average: 3.29 out of 535 votes, average: 3.29 out of 5 Hiking TrailsSwimmingWildlife Viewing
Dispersed camping means primitive tent camping wherever you like throughout the forest. RV too, but little ones. Many soft sandy trails. We travel by Westfalia. Primary access is via a …
12
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Three Nut Camp - Ocklawaha, Florida
FishingWildlife ViewingNear Water
Nice spots on one of two lakes or in between them.
13
miles
Grasshopper Pond - Astor, Florida
1 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 5 SwimmingWildlife Viewing
Free, dispersed camping adjacent to the crystal clear blue waters of Grasshopper Pond, an excellent swimming hole. The road in is very sandy, deep in some places. This area isn't …
13
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Lake Mary Dispersed - Ocklawaha, Florida
ATV TrailsBoatingFishingHiking TrailsHorse TrailsSwimmingWildlife ViewingNear Water
Free unmarked, primitive camping areas along the road (14-0.3) near Lake Mary in the Ocala National Forest. True boondocking. There are no amenities (toilets, tables, trash). Only a couple of …
14
miles
Big Scrub Campground - Umatilla, Florida
ATV TrailsWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillDrinking WaterFire RingPicnic TablesRestroomsShowers
Big Scrub Campground is in the heart of the Big Scrub in the south central portion of the Ocala National Forest. Tents, campers, and RVs are welcome. $12 per night. Reservations …
14
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Trout Pond Primitive Campsites - Ocklawaha, Florida
1 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 51 vote, average: 4.00 out of 5 BoatingFishingSwimmingWildlife ViewingNear Water
In the deep shade of oaks overlooking a large wet prairie, two designated primitive campsites are available for an evening of solitude at Trout Pond. Trout Pond has two primitive campsites, …
14
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Davenport Landing - Possum Bluff, Florida
42 votes, average: 3.29 out of 542 votes, average: 3.29 out of 542 votes, average: 3.29 out of 542 votes, average: 3.29 out of 542 votes, average: 3.29 out of 5 Hunting
Free primitive camping. Only 3 campsites. Stay is limited to 4 days in 14. Directions from Palatka: 1. Head east on Reid St toward N 8th St 358 ft 2. Take the 1st right onto N …
15
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Blue Sink - Altoona, Florida
1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5 SwimmingWildlife ViewingNear Water
Blue Sink is a beauty spot in the Ocala National Forest, a sinkhole that's become a popular swimming hole.
16
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Welaka State Forest - Crescent City, Florida
Hiking TrailsHorse TrailsWildlife ViewingHorse Corral
Near the Sandhill Horse Trail trailhead. Horse stable rentals available. Directions: Welaka State Forest is located in northeastern Florida, approximately 17 miles south of Palatka, off of U.S. Highway 17. The forest …
17
miles
South Tower Hunt Camp - Umatilla, Florida
HuntingWildlife Viewing
These free primitive campsites are first-come, first-served and limited to hunters during hunting season. Directions: 8.7 miles east of Weirsdale along CR 42. Watch for the sign on the left for Big …
18
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Big Bass Ocala NF - Weirsdale, Florida
15 votes, average: 3.20 out of 515 votes, average: 3.20 out of 515 votes, average: 3.20 out of 515 votes, average: 3.20 out of 515 votes, average: 3.20 out of 5 Wildlife ViewingDrinking WaterDump StationRestroomsShowersNear Water
Ocala National Forest $10/night Its the southern most western campground in the forest. Despite the name, there isn't any fishing in the area. Boats are not allowed on the lake either. Gate …

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