Merritt’s Mill Pond is a gorgeous 202 acre spring-fed body of water. Located only about 45 minutes from Tallahassee, FL this springs location is certainly one of the prettiest in the state. There are six springs within Merritt’s Mill Pond that can be explored.
ABOUT JACKSON BLUE SPRINGS
Jackson Blue Springs at Merritt’s Mill Pond is the main source for Merritt’s Mill Pond and it produces an astonishing 76 million gallons of water a day.
Within Jackson 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. Jackson Blue Spring is super popular and well received by divers and guests who snorkel beneath the crystal clear waters.
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