Located in the heart of the 383,000-acre Ocala National Forest and on the shores of the pristine Little Lake Kerr, Elite Resorts at Salt Springs is Beautifully Natural and Naturally Beautiful! There are so many things to do and see and so many different places to explore around Salt Springs – here are some suggestions to help you plan your visit.

Ocala National Forest

  • Hiking, camping, horseback riding, animal & bird watching
  • Major artesian springs (with otters & manatees!) waiting to be explored:
    • Blue Spring State Park
    • DeLeon Spring State Park
    • Wekiwa Springs State Park
    • Salt Springs Marina
    • Juniper Springs, Alexander Springs, Salt Springs, Silver Springs
  • Two of the top ten bass fishing lakes in Florida
    • Lake George
    • Lake Kerr
    • Marion County Fishing
    • Marion County Lake List
  • Canoeing & Kayaking
  • Enjoy fishing, diving, canoeing, water skiing, kayaking & countless other watersports in one of the surrounding lakes, rivers or streams
    • Area Lakes
  • Outdoor – 
  • Hiking Trails
  • Miles of ATV off-road trails
    • ATV Off-Road Adventure Tours
  • Theme Parks
    • Wild Waters
    • Silver Springs
  • Explore Florida
    • Orlando: Disney World & Universal Studios
    • St. Augustine (the nation’s oldest city)
    • Jacksonville
    • Daytona Beach
    • Tampa Bay

Local Resources

From the Resort Directions
Walmart (20 miles) Palatka View Directions
Lowes (22 miles) Palatka View Directions
Publix (22 miles) Palatka View Directions
Bank/ATMs (29 miles) Ocala View Directions
Hospital (33 miles) Palatka View Directions