Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Nature Adventures - Fun 4 Gator Kids
Tuscawilla Preserve

Tuscawilla Preserve includes a prairie and adjacent uplands, including small creeks and mesic forests. Lake Tuscawilla contains open water during peri ...

Tuscawilla Preseve SR 25, Micanopy, Florida
UF NATL Nature Trails

The University of Florida's Natural Area Teaching Laboratory (NATL) is dedicated to teaching students and the public about ecology and biotic diversit ...

University of Florida Cultural Plaza: SW 34th Street and Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
UUF Labyrinth

The UUFG labyrinth is modeled after the one in the stone floor of Chartres Cathedral, just outside of Paris, France. Inlaid into the Cathedral floor i ...

4225 N.W. 34th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Watermelon Pond

Wildlife viewing is good year-round along trails that wind through scenic sandhills, home to gopher tortoises, red-headed woodpeckers, northern bobwhi ...

10700 SW 250th Street, Newberry, Florida, 32669