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Paynes Prairie, Gainesville

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#2 of 10 in Parks in Gainesville
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  • Unfortunately visit reduced for flooding from Hurricane Irma, she still allowed to view various wildlife and plants, exciting, probably suitable for meditative walks, a beautiful dive into nature.
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  • While visiting our family they suggested we take our son here to see the wildlife. We went after Irma so the place was flooded. We saw gators and beautiful birds. Locals say its great place to see wil...  more »
  • Forget the alligator farm. Come to Payne's Prairie instead. It's loaded with giant free roaming gators. They are everywhere. While we were there we saw sand cranes, wild horses, a bald eagle, lots of ...  more »

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