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Campgrounds and cabins Camping offers a nice reprieve from Florida’s overcrowded theme parks and tourist-filled beaches. Fortunately, Lake County is home to numerous parks and campgrounds that allow visitors to experience the real Florida—lazily flowing rivers, lakes, and streams, Spanish moss dangling from majestic oak trees, and great blue herons sitting statue-like on a riverbank. CAMPING

Alexander Springs Recreation Area In addition to a 67-unit campground, campers can swim or canoe in the crystal-clear spring. Restroom and shower facilities available. 49525 CR 445, Altoona 352.669.3522 Clearwater Lake Campground This relaxing campground offers 42 tent spaces under shady oak trees and bathhouses with warm showers. Guests can hike nature trails or rent canoes and enjoy a slow ride across the lake. 24511 CR 42, Paisley 1.877.444.6777 Doe Lake Campground This beautiful campground provides a large dining hall with full kitchen and a bathhouse with hot showers. Ocala National Forest, Umatilla 1.877.444.6777 Lake Griffin State Park This 36-site campground allows visitors to canoe and kayak, hike

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nature trails, fish, and see one of the state’s largest and oldest live oak trees. 3089 U.S. Hwy. 441/27, Fruitland Park 352.360.6760

Nelson’s Outdoor Resort Spacious campsites are available for both RV and tent camping. Enjoy some of the best freshwater fishing in Florida on the Ocklawaha River and nearby Lake Griffin. 19400 SR. 42, Umatilla 352.821.3474 Ocala Forest Campground This family-owned campground nestled in the picturesque Ocala National Forest offers excellent opportunities for fishing, hiking, and horseshoes. 26301 S.E. CR 42, Umatilla 352.669.3888 Wekiva Falls Resort 800 RV sites and 100 tent sites are available. Enjoy picnicking, canoeing, and swimming in the beautiful Wekiva River. 30700 Wekiva River Road, Sorrento 352.383.8055

Astor Landing This campground, RV resort, and marina is located on the banks of the St. Johns River and surrounded by the Ocala National Forest in the heart of Central Florida. Accommodations include a campground with full hookups, boat docks with water, sewer and electric, a boat ramp on the river, a boat and RV storage yard, and a bath house with hot showers. 25934 Holmar Drive, Astor 352.759.2121

Welcome to Lake 2018  

A Visitor's Guide to The Place We Call Home

Welcome to Lake 2018  

A Visitor's Guide to The Place We Call Home