Three Sisters Springs Wildlife Refuge

World famous, the spring is a preferred refuge of wintering manatees during Manatee Season (November 15 to March 31) with a record 528 manatees recorded on December 27, 2014. A boardwalk circling this one-acre springs complex allows for incredible views. The 57 acre site also features restored wetlands that attract birds and other wildlife. The crystal clear waters of the spring are also open to unrestricted off-site water access during the rest of the year (April 1 to November 14). Part of the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, City of Crystal River Parks & Southwest Florida Water Management District.

  • 601 Three Sisters Springs Trail
  • Crystal River, Florida 34429
  • (352) 586-1170
Mapped location of Three Sisters Springs Wildlife Refuge