The World’s largest and deepest freshwater spring is located in Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park near Tallahassee, Florida with Guided River Tours, Swimming, Snorkeling, Picnicking, Nature Trails, Bird Watching, Interpretive Exhibits, Bicycle Trails, Horse Trails and more - with an independently operated Historic Lodge that includes Dining, 27 Guest Rooms, 3 Conference Rooms, Snack Bar, Gift Shop and Seasonal Concessions. 

Open 365 days per year.

Hours of Operation

The park is open from 8:00 a.m. until sundown, 365 days a year. The swimming area opens at 9:00 a.m. 

For park specific information, please go to the Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park page on the Florida State Parks website. 

Fee Schedule

Admission Fee:

  • $6.00 per vehicle. Limit 2-8 people per vehicle.
  • $4.00 Single Occupant Vehicle
  • $2.00 Pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass.
Boat Tour Fees:
  • $8.00 per adult.
  • $5.00 per child (12 and under) 


For more information about directions, hours and the park entry fee, please call the Ranger Station at: (850) 561-7276

Looking for the Lodge?

The Lodge at Wakulla provides overnight accommodations, dining, gift shop, and other guest services.

RESERVATIONS: 855.632.4559 | Hotel Direct: 850.421.2000. 

For online reservations:

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