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... Preview: This 15-mile inland drive in north-central Florida, north of Ocala and southeast of Gainesville, visits the community of Cross Creek and the home of a Pulitzer Prize–winning author of the 1930s. The d ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Driving Florida
Island Grove , FL - Scenic Drives - 15 miles   
... Preview: You’ll think you’re in another time zone when you drive into Micanopy (say mick-an-OH-pea), named for an Indian chief. Timucuan Indians had a thriving community here before Europeans arrived, and it’s ... Related information:... From the guidebook Day Trips from Orlando
Gainesville , FL - Hiking
... Preview: Paynes Prairie State Preserve is more than 20,000 acres of prairie (or lake, depending on circumstances) just south of Gainesville. Because of its fluctuating water levels and the reintroduction of bi ... Related information:... From the guidebook Rails To Trails: Florida
Micanopy , FL - Rail-Trails - 20.6 miles   
... Preview: For those who enjoy an off-road adventure without the challenge of tight singletrack the 34-mile out-and-back asphalt trail following the former railroad right-of-way could be the ticket. Situated on ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Bike! Florida
Micanopy , FL - Mountain Biking - 34 miles   
... Preview: The eight-mile loop on flat and grassy doubletrack, which reaches Chacala Pond in the northern section of the preserve, twists its way through a mature hardwood forest in some parts; in others, thicke ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Bike! Florida
Micanopy , FL - Mountain Biking - 8 miles   
... Preview: Technically, this six-mile out-and-back originates out of the Chacala Trail in Paynes Prairie, and many will ride this doubletrack in conjunction with the shorter Chacala Trail. But for most beginnin ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Bike! Florida
Micanopy , FL - Mountain Biking - 6 miles   
... Preview: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park is divided into two districts: the Southern Visitor Center and the North Rim Interpretive Center. This first set of hikes starts at the southern end, the main facili ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking North Florida and the Panhandle
Micanopy , FL - Hiking - 6.25 miles   
... Preview: The woodsy region around Gainesville was once farmed by Native Americans and ranched by Spanish immigrants. It also is renowned for a necklace of crystal springs and winding rivers. Other worthwhile s ... Related information:... From the guidebook Family Fun in Florida
Gainesville , FL - Hiking

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