Putnam County Florida


Whether you are seeking real Florida culture and heritage, recreation, or just relaxing in a small historic town, the residents and businesses welcome visitors.

Centrally located to most northern and central Florida attractions, Putnam County offers visitors a relaxing atmosphere with quality accommodations, natural attractions, historic sites and other activities that add to the complete Florida tour.

Because of our many fresh water resources, the St. Johns and Ocklawaha Rivers, Crescent Lake, Rodman Lake and Lake George, we are known for our prized largemouth black bass and native wildlife habitat viewing.

Our small towns have atmospheres that are inviting and celebrate our heritage. Putnam County takes great pride in its efforts to preserve Florida’s natural and historic areas, and welcomes visitors to learn about our local heritage.

Part of what makes Putnam County so unique is the quality of the natural and historic sites. We do ask that when you visit our natural areas that you only take pictures and leave only footprints, avoid contact with animals, and take advantage of using our knowledgeable guides. It is recommended that visitors share in our conservation efforts. Most of our attractions are public and free of charge. However, we do recommend that donations be planned for the continued operations and preservation of these attractions.

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East Palatka, Florida- Situated on the St. Johns River, East Palatka offers convenient access to Downtown Palatka, Ravine Gardens State Park, and Ocala National Forest. Enjoy many local events including the Blue Grass Festival, Blue Crab Festival, and the Palatka Azalea Festival

Satsuma, Florida- Satsuma is conveniently located 6 miles south of Palatka, just off US Hwy 17. Major tourist destinations like Orlando, Daytona, St. Augustine & Jacksonville are all less than an hours drive.
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Ravine Gardens State Park
Ravine Gardens State Park
Created over thousands of years by water flowing from the sandy ridges on the shore of the St. Johns River. Transformed in 1933 into a dramatic garden where much of the original landscaping still exists as formal gardens and an extensive trail system.
Etoniah Creek State Forest
Etoniah Creek State Forest
Enveloping streams including Etonia Creek, Rice Creek and Falling Branch, which drift through scenic bottomland hardwoods lined with steep sloping banks.

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