The park is open until sunset. 30 Minute Glass Bottom Boat Tours run until 6pm daily. Last Paddling rental is at 4pm daily. Come visit our new Retail Kiosk and pick up a souvenir t-shirt, magnet or sticker!
Silver Springs State Park is open 7 days a week year-round, including ALL holidays, from 8 am to sundown.
Glass Bottom Boat Tours:
30-Minute Tours,10 am to 6 pm
Extended Tours: Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, departures at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm
Canoe, Kayak and SUP Rentals:
Launch Ramp Hours, 8 am to 5 pm
Last Departure Downriver to Ray Wayside Park, 1 pm
Last Pickup at Ray Wayside Park, 5 pm
Last 2-hour rental, 3:00 pm
Last 1 hour rental, 4:00 pm
The cost of admission to Silver Springs is $2.00. Children 6 and under are free.
All plants, animals and park property are protected. Collection, destruction or disturbance is prohibited.
Well-behaved pets are welcome in the campground, picnic area and on hiking trails. Owners are expected to clean up after their pets and leashes are required at all times. Dogs are not permitted on the Glass Bottom Boats or in any buildings, including cabins, the museum, education center, restrooms and the restaurant. Service animals are welcome in all areas.
Fishing is prohibited within the park.
As of now, swimming is not permitted at Silver Springs. Boating, kayaking and canoeing are alternatives guests can enjoy in order to experience our beautiful waters first hand.
Tobacco products are not permitted on the river. Food and drink are permitted on the river in nondisposable containers only.
Alcohol is not permitted on the Silver River.
Fireworks are prohibited.