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Giant Summer Adventure: The Chassahowitzka River in Homosassa, FL

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Posted at 9:22 AM, Jul 31, 2020
and last updated 2022-11-17 10:34:43-05

HOMOSASSA, Fla. — The Chassahowitzka River is arguably one of the most underrated kayak adventures in the Sunshine State.

Known as "The Chaz River", this hidden spot along Florida's nature coast in Citrus County is a gateway to underwater caves, scenic jungles, calm crystal clear water, amazing wildlife, and the Crack.

The Chaz River is a shallow and calm kayaking experience, which is perfect for families of all ages. Make sure to stop at Seven Sister Springs, which has numerous cave tunnels through an underground aquifer.

Check out Hunter Springs Kayaks for more information on tours and rentals.

The Chassahowitzka River dock is located at 8600 West Miss Maggie Drive, Homosassa. Parking is $5.

Visit for more on camping, boat rentals, and more.