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Paynes Prairie, Gainesville

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#2 of 10 in Parks in Gainesville
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  • August 8, 2017
    Beautiful park. You may see wild horses, buffalo, heron, egrets, and you will see gators lots of gators. There are walk ways in certain areas others its trails . The prairie is huge so pace yourself. ...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    I usually go visit this place in the late fall through winter… it is an experience year around! The reason I go in cooler months is the alligators like to lay out in the sun to stay warm and there are...  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    We visited LaChua Trail in Payne Prairie in February. We saw many gators, birds, and other wildlife! The walkways were well maintained. We loved it!  more »

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