Upcoming Events at Manatee Springs

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GeoCaching -Manatee Springs SP: Family, Friends, Fun & Food #3 @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm EST

Free with park admission

More Information:
Lon Sullivan AKA "Trail Walker") 352.224.8895

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

 

This event will include a pot luck meal, games, prizes, and the chance to hike the MSSP trails in search of TWELVE new and three existing geocaches.
Who knows, maybe the manatees will be in the springs!

You can see the information related to the event without having an account / membership (which is free), but You will need one to get certain details or to log a "Will attend" Those interested can access the information by logging on to Geocaching in Florida. Click on Other Search Options, scroll down to Search by GC Code.  Search for: GC7FPYJ

Please post your "Will attend" so we know what size pavilion to reserve, and bring your favorite dish or dessert. IMPORTANT: This is a "pot-luck" lunch, so please bring your signature good eats. Some sort of basic meat will be provided.

Additional Information:

 Participation Requirements

We HIGHLY recommend that you wear good hiking boots, bring a walking stick, carry some bug spray...and don't forget the water!!

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EST

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EST

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

Ranger Guided Night Walk @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm EST

Free with park Admission

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

This is a leisurely stroll around Manatee Springs to enjoy the sights and sounds of the natural communities around the springs and boardwalk. Bring binoculars, if you have them, to look at the objects in the night sky, and, bring a flashlight to help get you back to your car or campsite safely. Meet at Mortimer the manatee at the Main Springs.

Additional Information:

This is an after hours event. The park gate closes at 7:00 pm, please arrive before 7:00 pm if you are not camping in the park.

Participation Requirements

 

 

Spring into Springs @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, March 10, 2018 (All day)

$ 6.00 a car up to 8 people

$4.00 for a single occupant

Walk in are $2.00 per person

Normal park entry fees

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park will be holding the 2nd annual “Spring into the Springs” Event. “Spring into the Springs” is a day to learn about one of Florida’s First Magnitude Springs. There will be Interpretive Wagon Rides of the North Trail, Prescribed Fire Program, Springs Question and Answer Program, Springs Walk n Talk, and Booths by Organizations Involved in Springs Protection. Visitors will leave with a greater understanding of the delicate balance of a North Florida Springs System. The Event will begin at 9:00am and go till 4:00pm with a Film Festival to follow from 6:30pm till 8:30pm. The Film Festival will have Guest Speakers showing and explaining the complexities of North Florida Springs Systems. This is an all age event and is included in the price of the daily admission. All activities have ADA accessible options, please ask for assistance at the Friends of Manatee Springs Booth.             

Additional Information:

Participation requirements

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EST

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EDT

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EDT

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EDT

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EDT

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

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