Located 70 miles north of Tampa, Fl Crystal River is the jewel of the Florida Nature Coast. With a population of 3500 this city of hospitality offers "Old Florida" Charm. Crystal clear springs with varieties of both salt water and fresh water creatures attract scuba divers and snorkelers alike. Manatees are common year round and the 72 degree, safe, calm waters make Crystal River the most preferred dive training area in Florida. There are many diveable springs and a 50' cavern at the main spring. NOTE: All Voting is anonymous.