The Friends of Silver Springs State Park 

Citizen Support Organization - celebrating our 10th year in 2015!

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Friend’s of Silver Springs State Park represents citizens of all ages and abilities. Their enthusiasm, time and talents are important contributions toward continuing to make our organization the best it can be while supporting the park.

If you have an interest in the environment, the history of the Springs and the surrounding area, there are many ways that you can help.
Members can participate by greeting visitors, assisting with special events or helping rangers with various projects within the park. There is a volunteer kayak River Patrol and an Aquatic Motor Patrol that may be of interest to you.
Please join us today to help support your Silver Springs State Park!


  • 12 free entries admissions into the park each year.
  • 10% discount on Glass Bottom Boat tours, gift shop, sweet shop, bicycles, kayak and canoe rentals.
  • Invitations to special CSO special events and volunteer appreciation days.
  • Meeting other great nature and history enthusiasts like yourself.
  • Membership Card.
  • Regular email updates.
  •   and, most importantly, the reward of knowing you are supporting the community and the environment

  • Options

    By mail


     All membership dues and donations are used toward the betterment of Silver Springs State Park.

    Please join us today to help support Silver Springs State Park

    We are a Citizen Support Organization, not-for-profit Corporation developed for the exclusive purpose of supporting, enhancing and assisting Silver Springs State Park. Many of Florida’s award winning State Parks have Citizens Support Organizations working with park staff to develop new programs, increase public awareness, and offer a broader array of services to guests.