The Parlor will close at 5 pm on August 12-15, 19-22, 26-29. Starting September 2, the parlor hours will be from 9 am-5 pm every day and the Spring Shop will be closed on September 8.


The area around Wakulla Springs abounds with butterflies. Just 14 miles from the Lodge is the St. Marks Wildlife Refuge, where every year countless Monarch butterflies start their migration across the Gulf of Mexico to Mexico for the winter. Inside the park, or at St. Marks, butterflies abound.