Welcome to Poe Springs! Please pardon our progress. The springs portion of the park is closed for renovations beginning Sept. 14, but the boat ramp remains open, parking is still $5.00.
Poe Springs Park is currently open only on Fridays 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. all days are at 50% capacity due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. View the latest information about COVID-19
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.
Until November 2, 2019, the park will open at 7:30 am and close at 7:00 pm. November 3, 2019 through December 31, 2019, the park will open at 7:00 am and close at 6:00 pm.
There is a $5.00 per vehicle parking charge at Poe Springs, cash only please.
Fees waived for individuals with disabilities.
If you need assistance please speak with the attendant.
The Park may close when the Spring reaches capacity of 100 persons.
The park is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
Park amenities include pavilions and picnic shelters, play areas, multi purpose fields, volleyball courts, and bar-b-que grills. There are loop trails throughout the park for hiking, and a boardwark that traverses the cypress swamp leads visitors to the springs. A boat launch and dock afford watercraft access to the river.
The Lodge At Poe Springs is available for event rentals, and is perfect for birthday parties, showers, and small weddings. Indoor seating can be arranged for up to 54 people conference style, and there is a kitchen (stove, refrigerator, sink) included in the rental fee. Restrooms are on-site, and there is additional picnic table seating under the attached pavilion. Call us at 352-264-6868 to check date availability, rates, and to request a facilities use agreement.