Crystal River Archaeological State Park is a beautiful place with Shell Mounds dating back 10,000 years. When Native Indians roamed the land and waterways. This was a central hub for festivals and was a Thriving place of beauty and vibrancy..
There is a wonderful Museum on the 61-acre property. Climb to the top of a 70-foot shell mound overlooking the Crystal River. This place is a must-see and a Nature Coast Adventurer's favorite site. Do not forget to bring your dog and stroll under the oaks and picnic on one of the many shell mounds.