Beaches & Swimming

Take a Dip in Florida's Natural Waters

Citrus County features year round swimming at Fort Island Gulf Beach, Crystal River’s Hunter Spring Park and Hernando Beach on the Tsala Apopka chain of Lakes. If you'd prefer to be poolside, take the plunge at Crystal River’s Bicentennial Park, Whispering Pines Park in Inverness, or the Citrus County YMCA in Lecanto.

Dive In
swimming with the manatees

Welcome to the Manatee Capital of The World! Let an experienced guide take you through the crystal clear waters of our local springs where you can swim alongside these gentle giants!

The Breathtaking Springs of Citrus County

girl snorkeling for scallops

Dive for Your Dinner

A New World of Beauty