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

Lithia Springs
Hillsborough County
Summary of Features
  • Scale -2nd magnitude
  • Scenery -good-fine
  • How Pristine? -developed swim/park area, retaining wall and fence around one spring, sandbags and fence around other
  • Swimming -fine-excellent, fine snorkeling
  • Protection -very good
  • Crowds -heavy on warm weekends
  • Access -fine
  • Facilities -fine
  • Safety -excellent
  • Scuba -no
  • Cost -$2 per vehicle, plus $2 per person to swim
Lithia - high water
 Lithia - low water 2001 - this & all photos following