- Blue Springs State Park is located six miles east of Clio. Fed by a crystal clear underground spring, this is an excellent park for all day activities and camping. The park's swimming pool is the main attraction at this 103-acre park. Other complementing facilities include picnic shelters, tables, grills, comfort stations, playground, tennis courts and modern campground.
Recreation - Visitors will find plenty of activities at Blue Springs State Park. Hiking, picnicking, camping and swimming opportunities are avaiable.
Climate - The climate of Alabama's lowlands can be described as subtropical with nearly 60 inches of rain each year. The highest amount of rain reaches the region as afternoon thunderstorms in July, August and September. Summers are extremely hot and humid with temperatures frequently reaching above 100 degrees F. Summer nights cool slightly and provide a good time to travel through the region.
Winter temperatures are mild, rarely dipping below 40 degrees with the humidity level at its lowest in November and December. Spring and fall are very pleasant times to visit the region. Spring brings mild temperatures and blooming trees and flowers. During the fall temperatures range from 65 to 85 degrees F with low humidity levels. Northern Alabama is generally cooler than the south due to its higher elevations.
Blue Springs State Park is located outside Clio, in southeast Barbour County.