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Rainbow Park
Address
2204 Denn John Ln
Kissimmee
Florida
Telephone
407-518-2501


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Rainbow Springs State Park is a 1,000 acre (4 km˛) Florida State Park located on U.S. 41, three miles north of Dunnellon, Florida.The Rainbow River flows from Rainbow Springs into the Withlacoochee River and hecne gives the area its name.

Among the wildlife of the park are gray squirrels, otter, turtles, alligators and many types of birds. Among the birds are songbirds, hummingbirds, red-shoulder hawks, and swallowtail kites, as well as osprey, barred owls, and various water birds. There is a 2-mile nature trail.

Florida Activities include swimming, snorkeling, canoeing and kayaking, and wildlife viewing. Amenities include a nature trail, a full service campground, a picnic area with pavilions, canoes and kayak rentals, and gardens, as well as access to the Rainbow River. There are also waterfalls and phosphate pits from former open mining activity. There used to be a small zoo complex in the gardens. Some the the facilities still exist but are no longer used. At the entrance there is a small visitor center, shop, snack bar and restrooms, located in an elevated position above Rainbow Springs with a good view along the Rainbow River.

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