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Adventurous Dates in Rainbow Springs

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Getting tired of the typical “dinner and a movie” date? If the answer is yes, then keep reading! We’ve compiled a list of our favorite date spots for those seeking a less traditional and more adventurous time out!

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Get Up and Go Kayaking 

There’s no better way to spend a romantic day out, than paddling together in a clear kayak, touring one of Florida’s most beautiful springs! Enjoy a breathtaking 2-hour paddle through the scenic Rainbow River with Get Up and Go Kayaking. During this adventure, you will venture through the bight, turquoise waters of the river and see a vast variety of wildlife. You will even have the chance to journey on foot through a crystal-clear canal just off the river! This hidden gem is the perfect spot to take photos and capture the special moment forever!

Rainbow Springs State Park 

Rainbow Springs State Park is a great place to enjoy a picnic with your special someone. Bring along a blanket and your favorite snacks and enjoy the tropical scenery around you. The park also has lush trails to venture through together and be sure to enjoy the waterfalls along the way. You can even take a refreshing dip in the natural spring head located in the park. 

Botanical Gardens

Enjoy a romantic stroll through 20-acres of botanical bliss at Cedar Lakes Wood and Gardens! This botanical garden is a magical fantasy land with over 50 garden displays and features numerous waterfalls and koi ponds that are sure to take your breath away! 

Copp Brewery and Winery 

For those that enjoy a good pint of beer or a glass of wine, check out the Copp Brewery and Winery! This special spot has a full-service restaurant, The Prohibition Grill, two bars, a large beer garden, and an accessible brewery so guest can check out the whole operation. It is great place for those that want to grab a drink, relax, and enjoy each other’s company