Springs Fever: A Field & Recreation Guide to 500 Florida Springs.
3rd Edition by Joe Follman and Richard Buchanan

Shangrila Spring

Jackson County

Summary of Features

  •  Scale -3rd magnitude (estimated)
  • Scenery—excellent
  • How Pristine? -remnants of old dock and building materials near orifice
  • Swimming—good
  • Protection—unknown
  • Wildlife—fair to good
  • Crowds—small
  • Access—good (boat only)
  • Facilities—excellent at Blue Springs 200 yards away
  • Safety—good
  • Scuba—yes
  • Cost—$4 per person, or put in 1.5 miles downstream and paddle to spring for free