Apopka, Florida

Apopka is a city in Orange County, Florida.The city's population was 41,542 at the 2010 census,up from 26,969 at the 2000 U.S. Census. It is part of the Orlando–Kissimmee–Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area. At over 48 square miles (125 km2), today Lake Apopka is the fourth largest lake in Florida and is spring fed from the Gourd Neck Spring. It is considered the headwater of the Harris Chain of Lakes and water from the lake flows northwards through the Apopka-Beauclair canal into Lake Beauclair and Lake Dora, eventually feeding into the St Johns River.


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  • Hampton Inn & Suites Orlando-Apopka
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Orlando-Apopka
  • Crosby's Motor Inn
  • Rodeway Inn
  • Budget Inn of Apopka
  • Value Place Clarcona
  • Residence Inn Orlando Altamonte Springs/Maitland
  • Extended Stay America Orlando-Maitland-Summit
  • SpringHill Suites Orlando Altamonte Springs/Maitland
  • Ramada Altamonte Springs

Things to Do

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  • Wekiwa Springs State Park This is a beautiful park. The water was unbelievably clear. They rented kayaks or canoes for only two dollars each, and there was a young man there giving instructions to novices. I was impressed with the park.
  • Kelly Park Frank A Kelly Park in Apopka is a neat little county campground. Rock Springs originates in the park and off site vendors rent tubes with which to tube from near the spring source, down the creek, and from there, hike back to the origin to repeat.
  • West Orange Trail The West Orange Trail is a fantastic trail on which to bike, run, walk, etc. Every weekend you'll see folks of all ages and fitness levels taking advantage of the nicely paved walkways.
  • Rock Springs Run This spring fed river is low volume, typically 2030 feet wide, winding, with clear, cool water of typical depth 45 feet. Much of it is under a tree canopy and there are very few obstructions.
  • King's Landing It's like a Disney ride, but it's real. Beautiful river, slow pace, scenery, wildlife, real alligators.The kayaks are very solid sit on tops with nice paddles. We did two singles which is preferably to a tandem because of narrow turns in the river.
  • Lake Apopka Wildlife Trail The Lake Apopka Wildlife Trail is the perfect family adventure to see the many varieties of wildlife that Florida has to offer.
  • Avian Reconditioning Center The Avian Reconditioning Center is a volunteer organization dedicated to helping birds of prey get back into the wild.
  • Hutchinson Farm Winery Owners are very friendly and give you a great introduction to the art of winemaking. They have their own vineyard, and also make blueberry wine from berries grown in the area.


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  • Caffe Positano
  • Porkie's Original BBQ
  • The Back Room Steakhouse
  • Garibaldi's Mexican Restaurant
  • Pastavino Italian Restaurant
  • The Backroom Steak House
  • Catfish Place
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant
  • Gator's Dockside of Apopka
  • Fish and Chips
  • Heber's Cuban Cafe
  • Argo's Family Diner
  • Jet's Pizza
  • EL Potro
  • Tijuana Flats
  • Firehouse Subs
  • Papa John's
  • Pizza Hut


  • Florida Hospital Waterman
  • Select Specialty Hospital
  • South Lake Hospital
  • Florida Hospital Fish Memorial
  • Florida Hospital Kissimmee
  • Florida Hospital Kissimmee


  • Orlando Apopka Airport
  • Orlando Sanford International Airport
  • Orlando International Airport
  • Walt Disney World Airport

Military Bases

  • US Army Reserve Personal Counsel
  • US Army Department
  • Eagle Aerospace Academy

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