There are abundant opportunities to enjoy nature and water activities in Crystal River.
There are six parks and 2 boat ramps in the City of Crystal River. All parks are open from 8am until sunset daily except Yeoman's Park (8am until 3pm) and Copeland Park (8 am until 10pm). Please come and enjoy a day in one of the parks.
Dogs are not permitted in City parks.
No vehicles with trailers are allowed to park at Hunter Springs Park. Vehicles with trailers can park at Kings Bay Park.
To reserve park facilities, please contact Theresa Krim at 352-795-4216, ext. 314.
To contact a Park Ranger between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., please call 352-697-0933.
Non Commercial Parking/Launch Annual Pass
Commercial Annual Parking/Launch Pass Application
For all questions or concerns about parking passes, parking citations or other parking and boat launch fees please call 352-697-0933 for the park ranger.
Kings Bay Riverwalk
Main Entrance: NW 2nd Avenue
Phase I of the Kings Bay Riverwalk is open as of March 2018. Phase II will begin in 2019. The current route is walkable and takes you along the City's waterfront and downtown area. Along the way you will pass several restaurants, shops and hotels. There are scenic overlooks with benches for sitting. The Riverwalk currently ends at Kings Bay Park and downtown's main thoroughfare, Citrus Avenue, is just one block away.
Hunter Springs Park
18 NE 2nd St.
Parking fees are enforced within the parking lots.
Free lots are available in close proximity
Vehicles with trailers are not permitted at Hunter Springs Park
Trailer parking available at Kings Bay Park
Pavilion (not available for reservation or rental)
Picnic areas with BBQ grills
Beach with Fresh Water Swim Area
Kayak Launch- (The City does NOT rent kayaks or paddle boards)
Hunter Springs Park Living Shoreline Project
Kings Bay Park
268 NW 3rd St.
This park requires a parking fee to be paid at the pay station in the park.
Picnic Shelter (5)
Daytime Docking Facilities
Fishing Dock to Fishing Pier
Handicap Kayak Launch
Little Springs Park
(Wooden Park or Creative Park)
634 NW 2nd Ave. (behind City Hall)
425 SE 8th Ave.
Open Field for Football
3600 N. Turkey Oak Dr.
Open daily from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.
City of Crystal River
123 NW HWY 19, Crystal River, FL 34428
Ph: (352) 795-4216