Springs, Lakes and Rivers

This page lists springs, lakes, rivers and other swimming holes in natural bodies of water in the Tampa, Florida area.
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Hillsborough River State Park

Opened in 1938, Hillsborough River State Park is one of Florida's first state parks; this original CCC Park is divided by the swiftly flowing Hillsbor ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
15402 U.S. 301 North, Thonotosassa, Florida, 33592
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Lithia Springs Regional Park

The 160-acre park, located on the Alafia River, offers varied plant communities, river cypress swamps, hardwood hammocks. The park’s major attraction ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
3932 Lithia Springs Road, Lithia, Florida, 33547
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Restrooms: Restrooms & Showers