Tickets & Directions

On January 13th and 14th, for the 31st Annual Manatee Festival, the boardwalk at Three Sisters Springs will be open 9am - 3pm and it is free admission. You can pick up the trolley/bus at the Festival on the intersection of 5th and 1st. 

Three Sisters Springs

All day pass, unlimited trolley rides

For the first time since this unique property was purchased, in 2010, we will be 

open all summer! From April until November 14, trolley service will operate Friday to Sundays only and walk ins are welcome at the main entrance every day of the week!

During manatee season (November 15 until March 31), trolley tours will resume with tours 7 days a week in addition to daily walk-in admission. 


Travel to Three Sisters Springs by trolley! Trolleys depart from the Visitor's Center to Three Sisters Springs every 30 minutes. For dining, shopping, and more, trolleys also make two stops on Citrus Avenue in Downtown Crystal River, one north of US 19, and one south of the highway.

Access to Three Sisters Springs boardwalk is available exclusively through the the City of Crystal River's services.


Map & Directions

Three Sisters Springs Center

123 NW US 19 

Crystal River, FL 34429


Click here to get directions...

Enjoy a boardwalk around Three Sisters Springs and explore 57 acres with nature trails to view 5 natural springs, Lake Crystal and wetlands. You can access the Three Sisters Springs Refuge by walking in 7 days a week, or taking our trolley tour to the boardwalk. 

Three Sisters Springs Refuge open 7 days a week, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Trolley tours are available Friday - Sunday April 1 - November 14, and 7 days a week November 15 - March 31. Tours depart every 30 mins from the Three Sisters Springs Center 8:30 - 3:30pm (located 1 mile from the springs, behind Crystal River City Hall).

Click here to view Calendar for scheduled holidays and other closures.

Reservations can be made after tickets are purchased. Reservations are in two hour blocks and are valid for admission for the entire day.
Three Sisters Springs

Wildlife Refuge & Tours
123 NW US Highway 19 (Behind City Hall on the right)
City of Crystal River, 34428

Ph: (352) 586-1170 
Contact Us

8:30am - 4:30pm EST

See Calendar for Closures

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