Alligators also use water to hunt. On land they are awkward, but in the water they can swim very quickly using their tails. This makes it easier for them to catch prey. American alligators can swim up to 20 mph … Continued
We are proud to be refuge for the community and a place so many people can experience the natural wonders our state offers. As the COVID-19 situation has progressed, we have decided to follow the lead of our State Parks in temporarily suspending operations. Like so many things in nature, we too will come back stronger than ever, and we know the Wekiva River will be here to enjoy for a long time to come. We hope to see you soon.