Whether a weekend away from everything, or a week exploring, aboard Talisa you will be able to visit:
Blue Springs State Park – Class 1 spring with snorkeling, manatee watching, hiking, camp store and deli, tubing crystal clear water.
Hontoon Island – Historic Indian location with marina ($20.25/night) Camp Store, Bike Rentals with miles of biking/ hiking trails, and picnic area with playground.
DeLeon Springs – Turn-of-the century vacation destination with beautiful springs for swimming/ snorkeling, hiking and unique dining at the old Sugarmill Restaurant.
Silver Glen – (picture Gilligan’s Island’s lagoon) Anchor in crystal clear water that is shallow enough to stand in and swim/ snorkel to your heart’s content or hike historic trails written about in “The Yearling”.
These are the ‘Park’ areas in the area. In your travels, be sure to stop at the local restaurants and bars along the river!