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Visiting Rainbow Springs and Silver Springs in One Day Adventure

Prepare for an unforgettable one day adventure between two of Florida’s most captivating crystal-clear springs – Rainbow Springs and Silver Springs. Nestled in the heart of the Sunshine State, these parks not only offer the crystal clear springs, but also  the history, the abundant wildlife, lush landscapes, swimming, hiking and walking trails; it is where…

Top Date Night Activities in Florida – February Edition

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and if you’re tired of the same old candlelit dinner routine, Florida offers a plethora of unique and romantic experiences. This year, step outside the norm and immerse yourselves in the beauty of Florida’s nature. In this blog, we’ve curated a list of five unconventional Valentine’s Day ideas,…

Paddling to Wellness: Exploring the Health Benefits of Kayaking 

Did you know, kayaking is a fantastic way to boost your overall well-being? Kayaking offers a number of health benefits that contribute to physical fitness, mental well-being, and a balanced lifestyle. Read on as we delve into the various ways kayaking promotes wellness. Full Body/Low Impact/Cardiovascular Health Workout: Kayaking engages multiple muscle groups, providing a…

Adventurous Dates in Rainbow Springs

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! Get Up and Go Kayaking  There’s no better way to spend a romantic day out, than paddling…

9 Best Springs to Visit in Florida in the Summertime

Summer is for spending time with family and friends. It’s for the beach, the ocean, the rivers, and the forests, for exploring the outdoors, and for reconnecting to nature.  The Sunshine State offers all of this and more. Some of the best places to visit in Florida are the many beautiful springs that can be…

Top 3 Places to View Wildlife Around Rainbow Springs State Park

Top 3 Places to View Wildlife Around Rainbow Springs State Park 3. Halpata Tastanaki Nature Preserve Located at a 4.4 mile distance away from Rainbow Springs State Park, Halpata Tastanaki Nature Preserve contains an extensive variety of wildlife for visitors to explore in complete serenity! From my own personal experience, I was able to view…

Top Restaurants in Rainbow Springs

Top Restaurants in Rainbow Springs Aside from being the home to a gorgeous artesian spring, Rainbow Springs is also the home to many delicious restaurants! Want to combine the two for an epic day filled with good times and good food? Well for starters, Get Up and Go Kayaking offers a 100% clear kayak tour…

Planning a trip to Rainbow Springs?

Planning a trip to Rainbow Springs? Here’s what to expect! 1). Lots of history! Starting as a phosphate mine in the late 19th century, Rainbow Springs has been constructed into an oasis with waterfalls, exotic animals and an amazing botanical landscape. 2). Kind locals and friendly visitors! During my Get Up and Go Kayaking clear…

Top 5 things to do During Your Visit to Rainbow Springs

Top 5 Things to do During Your Visit to Rainbow Springs We often get asked about other fun things to do in the Rainbow Springs area so we’ve come up with our top 5 list to help you plan your trip! Visit Rainbow Springs State Park Exploring Rainbow Springs State Park is a must do…

Paddling at Rainbow Springs in a Clear Kayak

| Clear Kayaking At Rainbow Springs | The scenery is breathtaking, and a serene quietness is setting in as you enjoy nature at its prime. We embark on our Rainbow River adventure at our launch location of KP Hole. Right as we take our first few paddles we are able to see the natural clear…