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Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

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Recommended Routes in Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park - 4

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Favorite Barr Hammock
Easy

Barr Hammock Preserve Levy Loop

6.9 mi 11.1 km 127' Up 38.78 m Up 126' Down 38.43 m Down

Gainesv…, FL
Favorite Alligators enjoy basking in the sun along the trail.
Easy

Sweetwater Wetlands Park

3.2 mi 5.1 km 18' Up 5.62 m Up 21' Down 6.42 m Down

Gainesv…, FL
Favorite Beautiful trail!
Intermediate

Paynes Prairie Preserve Loop

8.3 mi 13.4 km 252' Up 76.73 m Up 252' Down 76.86 m Down

Gainesv…, FL
Favorite Bivens Arm Nature Park
Intermediate

Bivens Arm Nature Park Loop

1.5 mi 2.4 km 148' Up 45.1 m Up 148' Down 45.04 m Down

Gainesv…, FL

Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park Running

  • 31 Miles 51 Kilometers of Trail
  • 4 Recommended Routes
  • 10 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 1 Intermediate Trail Intermediate Trails
  • 0 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park - 7

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1Wetland Cell 1 Path
Easy
Gainesville, FL
Easy
Gainesville, FL
5.6 mi 9.0 km #2Chacala Trail
Easy
Gainesville, FL
Easy
Gainesville, FL
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Wacahoota Trail
Easy
Gainesville, FL
Easy
Gainesville, FL
1.1 mi 1.7 km #4Jackson's Gap Trail
Easy
Gainesville, FL
Easy
Gainesville, FL
1.8 mi 2.9 km #5Wetland Cell 2-3 Loop
Easy
Gainesville, FL
Easy
Gainesville, FL
0.9 mi 1.4 km #6Lake Trail
Easy
Gainesville, FL
Easy
Gainesville, FL
0.4 mi 0.6 km #7Wetland Cell Connector
Easy
Gainesville, FL
Easy
Gainesville, FL

Photos of Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park - 8

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Alligators enjoy basking in the sun along the trail.
Apr 24, 2017 near Gainesv…, FL
Beautiful trail!
Feb 29, 2020 near Gainesv…, FL
Boardwalk section along the Sweetwater Boardwalk Loop.
Apr 24, 2017 near Gainesv…, FL
Bivens Arm Nature Park
Feb 21, 2020 near Gainesv…, FL
Limenitis archippus
Jan 23, 2020 near Gainesv…, FL
Barr Hammock
Feb 21, 2020 near Gainesv…, FL
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Feb 7, 2020 near Gainesv…, FL
Paynes Prairie
Feb 7, 2020 near Gainesv…, FL