Support      Springs Council      Contact      News Archives      Blogs

Madison Blue Spring

Located in one of Florida's newest state parks, this crystal clear, first magnitude spring is a popular spot for swimming. About 82 feet wide and 25 feet deep, the spring bubbles up into a limestone basin along the west bank of the Withlacoochee River. Scenic woodlands of mixed hardwoods and pines create a picturesque setting for picnicking, paddling, and wildlife viewing.

Known for: Activities: Swimming, scuba diving, kayaking/canoeing, fishing, hiking, wildlife viewing, picnic area, playground

Madison Blue Spring Experiences & Suggestions (10)

Set 1 of 5
Two northwest Florida parks are great bases for exploring Jun 5, 2017 - Remote, picturesque and rural, northwest Florida is a long way from major population centers. But that's what it takes to get off the beaten path.
Mosquitoes Not Bugging Visitors at Madison Blue Springs May 26, 2016 - LEE, FL (WTXL) -- Despite the nationwide Zika scare, visitors at Madison Blue Springs State Park say mosquitoes have not been bothersome.
Set 2 of 5
Spring into Summer May 18, 2016 - Florida is home to over 900 freshwater springs. Many of them are just a day trip away from Tallahassee. So, if you find yourself bored in the sweltering heat on campus this summer, here's the solution. Below are just some of the springs I got to adventure to last summer.
Full Time RV: Madison Blue Spring State Park Apr 29, 2016 - Madison Blue Spring State Park is a Florida State Park, located approximately ten miles east of Madison on the west bank of the Withlacoochee River. It contains one of the state's 33 first magnitude springs.
Set 3 of 5
Florida in 48 Hours: Madison Blue Springs Apr 5, 2016 - Looking to explore new places in your home state? As Floridians, we are so fortunate to live among some of the most beautiful scenery the country has to offer.
Madison Blue Spring State Park - What a beautiful place! Sep 24, 2015 - A couple of months ago we booked a stay in a cabin at the Suwanee River State Park. After that, I saw that USA Today readers had voted Madison Blue Spring the best swimming hole in the country. In the country! And it won by a large margin.
Set 4 of 5
Readers rank Madison Blue Spring as top swimming hole Jul 28, 2015 - Florida has the country's best swimming hole. That's according to a recent vote of USA Today readers. Madison Blue Spring, a Florida state park in the Panhandle, came out on top of the voting, and Visit Florida promoted the results in a news release.
Summer List 2015 Jun 24, 2015 - Around April of 2013, me and my best friend Danielle sat down to lunch and started talking about everything we wanted to do that summer. On the back of our lunch receipt, we wrote down every place we wanted to visit, the fruit we wanted to pick, and most importantly all the places we wanted to swim.
Set 5 of 5
Florida is So Much More than Disney Mar 16, 2015 - While known for its beaches and of course, Disney, Florida is also home to many pristine spring fed swimming holes which provide unique opportunities for outdoor fun. Our Frugal Family Travelers have visited one of these locations but the one featured in this post was actually suggested by a reader and friend!
Creek to Cave At Madison Blue Spring Sep 12, 2014 - Madison Blue Spring is a uniquely sublime place, even as compared to Florida's other 33 first magnitude springs. Before this fall's tour of Florida's springs, I had visited most of these prominent, first magnitude springs, but had somehow missed Madison Blue. I was in for a fantastic surprise.

Madison Blue Spring Photography

Madison Blue Spring Videos (3)


Other Florida Springs - View Florida Springs Map
Alexander Springs Blue Spring-Orange City Chassahowitzka River Cypress Spring DeLeon Springs
Devil's Den Econfina Creek Fanning Springs Fern Hammock Springs Gemini Springs
Gilchrist Blue Springs State Park Ginger Ale Spring Ginnie Springs Green Springs Hart Springs
Ichetucknee Spring Jackson Blue Spring Juniper Springs Lafayette Blue Spring Little River Spring
Madison Blue Spring Manatee Springs Mattair Springs McCormick Spring Mermaid Spring
Merritt Mills Pond Morman Branch Spring Morrison Springs Naked Spring Otter Springs
Paradise Spring Poe Spring Ponce De Leon Springs Rainbow Springs State Park Ravine Garden State park
Rock Springs Royal Spring Rum Island Salt Springs Silver Glen Springs
Silver Springs State Park Three Sisters Springs Troy Spring Wakulla Spring Warm Mineral Springs
Weeki Wachee Spring Wekiwa Springs Wes Skiles Peacock Springs
Social
Check us out on Twitter for timely updatesCheck us out on Twitter for timely update

View photos of Springs on our PinterestView photos of Springs on our Pinterest

Find us on FacebookCheck us out on Facebook for updates


Disclaimer
This website is not affiliated with any local, state or federal entity. We publicly support the Springs of Florida, the Florida Aquifer all Florida water ways. We want to share what we find and make it easier for others to find Florida Springs related information.