Rainbow Springs

State Park - Florida

Rainbow Springs State Park is located on U.S. 41, three miles (5 km) north of Dunnellon, Florida. It comprises 1,459.07 acres (5.9046 km2) upland (which includes around 100 acres (0.40 km2) of wetlands) and 12.83 acres (51,900 m2) submerged. The most significant natural feature is the first magnitude headspring basin which produces up to 600,000,000 US gallons (2,300,000 m3) of fresh water per day, forming The Rainbow River. The looking glass waters of Rainbow Springs come from several vents, not one large bubbling spring. The river itself supports a wide variety of fish, wildlife, and plants, many within easy viewing by visitors.

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Brochure of Rainbow Springs State Park in Florida - a mixture of cultural gardens, a spring-fed river and a natural headspring. Published by Florida State Parks.Rainbow Springs - Brochure

Brochure of Rainbow Springs State Park in Florida - a mixture of cultural gardens, a spring-fed river and a natural headspring. Published by Florida State Parks.

Rainbow Springs SP https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/rainbow-springs-state-park https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rainbow_Springs_State_Park Rainbow Springs State Park is located on U.S. 41, three miles (5 km) north of Dunnellon, Florida. It comprises 1,459.07 acres (5.9046 km2) upland (which includes around 100 acres (0.40 km2) of wetlands) and 12.83 acres (51,900 m2) submerged. The most significant natural feature is the first magnitude headspring basin which produces up to 600,000,000 US gallons (2,300,000 m3) of fresh water per day, forming The Rainbow River. The looking glass waters of Rainbow Springs come from several vents, not one large bubbling spring. The river itself supports a wide variety of fish, wildlife, and plants, many within easy viewing by visitors.

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