Tickets & Directions

Three Sisters Springs

All day pass, unlimited trolley rides

If you are looking to visit the boardwalk at Three Sisters Springs, you can travel there by trolley! 

  • 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 operate 7 days a week in addition to daily walk-in admission. 


Trolleys depart from the Visitor's Center to Three Sisters Springs every 30 minutes. After departing from the Center, visitors will first be taken to the boardwalk at Three Sisters Springs. Once visitors get off the trolley at the boardwalk, they have access to see the springs and take nature trails to see a lake and wetlands to look for native wildlife. The trolley returns every 30 minutes to pick visitors up at the boardwalk, and then visitors can hop on and hop off the trolley at 3 other stops in town:

  1. Hunter Springs Park: A City park with a short boardwalk, beach and kayak launch at Hunter Springs. Kayak rentals can be found nearby.
  2. South Citrus: Shopping, restaurants and the Heritage Coastal Museum can be found here. 
  3. Heritage Village: Gift shops, cafes, antiques and more. 

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



Find out more about the trolley route and schedule here! 

Map & Directions

Three Sisters Springs Center

123 NW US 19 

Crystal River, FL 34429


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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. 

The refuge at Three Sisters Springs is open 7 days a week, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Ticket sales and admission ends 1 hour before closing. 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. Tickets are all day admission, but please choose a reservation time so we know when to anticipate your arrival. Also, please review our calendar to see if there are any events coinciding with your visit!


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Three Sisters Springs

Wildlife Refuge & Tours
123 NW US Highway 19

(Behind City Hall on the right)
City of Crystal River, 34428

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Ph: (352) 586-1170 
Contact Us

8:30am - 4:30pm EST

Ticket sales end 1 hour before closing

See Calendar for Closures

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