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First Day Hike at Paynes Prairie

  • When: Wednesday, January 1, 2020,  9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Bolen Bluff Trail, Gainesville, Florida 32667
  • Cost: free

Start the new year off with a hike at Paynes Prairie.

Join a park ranger on a guided walk on Bolen Bluff Trail, an excellent trail for viewing wildlife and learning about the state park. Meet in the Bolen Bluff Trail parking lot off of 441 by 9 a.m. The ranger will be waiting at the trailhead by the kiosk. The hike is an out-and-back route totaling 1.5 miles. We will hike at an easy pace and allow time for wildlife viewing.

Check weather conditions and dress appropriately for hiking in an open environment on a natural trail with little to no shade. Please RSVP on Program is free, and day-use park entrance fees will be waived for participants on this hike.