Oleno State Park
Located along the banks of the scenicSanta Fe River,a tributary of the Suwannee River, the park features sinkholes, hardwood hammocks, river swamps, and sandhills. As the river courses through the park, it disappears underground and reemerges over three miles away in the River Rise State Preserve. One of Florida's first state parks, O'Leno was first developed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s. The suspension bridge built by the CCC still spans the river. Visitors can picnic at one of the pavilions or fish in the river for their dinner. Canoes and bicycles are available for rent. While hiking the nature trails, visitors can look for wildlife and enjoy the beauty of native plants.The shady, full-facility campground is the perfect place for a relaxing overnight stay.
Admission Fee: $5.00 per vehicle. Limit 2-8 people per vehicle. $2.00 Pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass.
Directions and Contact Information:
Located on U.S. 441, six miles north of High Springs.
410 S.E. Oleno Park Road, High Springs, Florida 32643 Phone: 386-454-1853