MERRITT'S MILL POND

ABOUT MERRITT’S MILL POND:

Merritt’s Mill Pond is a gorgeous 202 acre spring fed body of water. It’s about 4 miles in length filled with crystal clear waters to explore. There are 6 springs within Merrit’s Mill pond that can be explored. Blue Springs, or Jackson Blue, is the main source for Merritt’s Mill Pond and it produces 76 million gallons of water a day. Within Blue Springs is a large cave with great water clarity that makes it a treat to explore. The start of the cavern starts around 12ft and the actual cave entrance is about 40ft. In order to scuba, you must be certified. Blue Spring is super popular and well received by divers and guests who snorkel beneath the crystal clear waters.

THINGS TO DO AT MERRITT’S MILL POND STATE PARK:

Location

Off US 90 in Marianna by taking SR 71 north 1.1 miles to SR 164

Look for a sign that says
“Blue Springs”

Hours

Blue Springs Recreation park, May 29th – August 8th: 7 days a week.

Starting August 14th, the park will be open on
weekends only through Labor Day.

Entry Fee

Through Blue Springs: $4 (Includes kayak/canoe launch fee)

Through Hunter Fish Camp: None

 

BOOK A CLEAR KAYAK TOUR AT MERRITT'S MILL