Forest Springs is a 4th magnitude spring that has an elongated pool about 30 feet long and 7 feet wide with at least two vents. A slight boil is visible from the vents and there is a distinct sulfur odor. The spring run meanders 2.5 miles toward the west to the St. Johns River.
Forest Springs is located on state land about 1.5 miles south of Welaka. From the intersection of State Roads (SR) 309 and 308B in Welaka, drive south on SR 309 for 1.5 miles and turn west onto State Forest Trail and continue past the gate for 0.2 mile. Turn south onto a side trail (Trail A-South) and continue 0.3 mile to the springs, which are in the woods about 200 feet east of the trail.