Parks List

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  • Alachua County Fairgrounds

    3100 N.E. 39th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32609

    352-548-1210

    Go directly to the Fairgrounds web page here

    Activities:
    Conference Room; Rest Rooms


  • Barr Hammock - Levy Prairie

    14920 SE 11TH DR
    Micanopy, FL 32667

    352-264-6800

    Activities:
    Nature Study; Bicycling Trails; Nature/Hiking Trail


  • Cellon Oak Park

    4100 NW 169th Place
    Gainesville, FL 32653

    352-374-5245

    Florida Co-Champion Live Oak
    (Quercus virginiana var. virginiana)
     
    The Cellon Live Oak was named for its former owner, Ralph W. Cellon, and now sits in Cellon Oak Park, Owned by Alachua County, three miles south of LaCrosse, Florida.
     
    Circumference = 360 inches (30 feet)
    Height = 85 feet
    Average crown spread = 160 feet

    Activities:
    Nature Study


  • Cofrin Park

    4810 NW 8th Avenue
    Gainesville, FL 32605

    352-334-5067

    Activities:
    Nature Study; Play Equipment; Nature/Hiking Trail


  • Copeland Park

    7020 NE 27th Avenue
    Gainesville, FL 32609

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Baseball Field; Basketball Court; Play Equipment; Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter; Volleyball; Rest Rooms


  • Cynthia Moore Chestnut Park & Clark Butler Nature Preserve

    2315 SE 35th Street
    Gainesville, FL 32641

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Baseball Field; Volleyball; Football/Soccer; Play Equipment; Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter; Rest Rooms


  • Earl P. Powers Park

    5910 SE Hawthorne Road
    Gainesville, FL 32641

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Play Equipment; Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter; Nature Study; Boat Ramp; Fishing; Rest Rooms


  • Forest Park

    4501 SW 20th Avenue
    Gainesville, FL 32607

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Pets-Off Leash; Baseball Field; Football/Soccer; Volleyball; Picnic with Shelter; Rest Rooms


  • Grove Park

    6300 SE 152 Stret
    Hawthorne, FL 32640

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Baseball Field; Basketball Court; Picnic with Shelter; Play Equipment; Picnic without Shelter


  • High Springs Boat Ramp

    At end of NW 210th Lane
    High Springs, FL 32643

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp


  • Holden Pond

    9725 Holden Park Road
    Hawthorne, FL 32640

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp; Picnic with Shelter


  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens

    4700 SW 58th Drive
    Gainesville, FL 32608

    352-372-4981

    Activities:
    Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter; Nature Study; Nature/Hiking Trail; Concession


  • Lake Alto

    17800 NE 134th Place
    Waldo, FL 32694

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp; Fishing; Nature Study; Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter


  • Lake Alto North Preserve - Main Trailhead

    14512 Co Rd 1471
    Waldo, FL 32694

    352-264-6800

    Activities:
    Bicycling Trails; Nature/Hiking Trail; Nature Study


  • Lake Kanapaha (not yet developed)

    Lake Kanapaha
    Gainesville, FL 32608


  • Lochloosa Creek Phifer Flatwoods

    12909 SE HAWTHORNE RD
    Hawthorne, FL 32640

    352-264-6800

    Activities:
    Nature Study; Nature/Hiking Trail; Bicycling Trails


  • Lochloosa Park

    16204 SE 207th Lane
    Hawthorne, FL 32640

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter; Nature Study; Boat Ramp; Fishing; Rest Rooms


  • Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve

    Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve
    Hawthorne, FL 32640

    352-466-3397

    Activities:
    Bicycling Trails; Horseback Riding; Nature Study; Nature/Hiking Trail


  • Marjorie K. Rawlings Park

    18700 S. County Road 325
    Cross Creek, FL 32640

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Play Equipment; Picnic without Shelter; Picnic with Shelter; Nature Study; Fishing; Boat Ramp; Rest Rooms


  • McCall Park (not yet developed)

    25227 NW 210th Lane
    High Springs, FL 32643

    352-374-5245


  • Melrose Boat Ramp

    At the North end of Trout Street
    Melrose, FL 32666

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp


  • Mill Creek Nature Preserve

    Mill Creek Nature Preserve
    Alachua, FL 32615

    352-264-6800

    Activities:
    Bicycling Trails; Nature Study; Nature/Hiking Trail


  • Monteocha Park

    803 NW 192 Avenue
    Gainesville, FL 32609

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Baseball Field; Basketball Court; Volleyball; Play Equipment; Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter; Rest Rooms


  • Newnans Lake Conservation Area

    8635 NE 69TH AV
    Gainesville, FL 32609

    800-451‑7106

    Activities:
    Bicycling Trails; Nature Study; Horseback Riding; Nature/Hiking Trail; Seasonal Hunting


  • Owens-Illinois Park

    11309 SE 16th Avenue
    Windsor, FL 32641

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp; Fishing; Nature Study; Picnic with Shelter; Play Equipment; Picnic without Shelter


  • Poe Springs Park

    28800 NW 182nd Avenue
    High Springs, FL 32643

    352-548-1210

    Open Thursday-Sunday 9:00 AM-6:00 PM
     
    Poe Springs Park will be closed for the holiday season as follows:
     
     
    December 25, 2014
    December 26, 2014
    January 1, 2015
     
    To rent the Lodge complete the Facilities Use Agreement and contact 352-374-5245.

    Activities:
    Baseball Field; Football/Soccer; Volleyball; Play Equipment; Swimming; Picnic without Shelter; Picnic with Shelter; Nature/Hiking Trail; Nature Study; Fishing; Boat Ramp


  • Rotary Park at Jonesville

    14100 NW 32nd Avenue
    Jonesville, FL 32669

    352-374-5245

    For reservation information contact the following:

    Read About the Jonesville Park Cooperative Venture

    Activities:
    Baseball Field; Tennis; Football/Soccer; Basketball Court; Picnic with Shelter; Picnic without Shelter; Fitness Trails


  • Santa Fe Lake Park

    24500 NE SR 26
    Melrose, FL 32666

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp; Nature Study; Picnic with Shelter; Play Equipment; Football/Soccer; Baseball Field; Picnic without Shelter


  • Santa Fe River Camp Kulaqua Conservation Easement

    23400 NW 212 Ave
    High Springs, FL 32643

    386-454-1351

    Activities:
    Horseback Riding; Nature Study; Nature/Hiking Trail


  • Santa Fe River Odum Preserve

    Santa Fe River Odum
    Alachua, FL 32615

    352-264-6800

    Activities:
    Fishing; Nature Study; Canoeing


  • Scott-Phifer House

    5600 SE 155th Street
    Hawthorne, FL 32640

    Activities:
    Historic Site


  • Squirrel Ridge Park

    1603 SW Williston Road
    Gainesville, FL 32608

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Crime Victim's Memorial Garden; Football/Soccer; Pets-Off Leash; Play Equipment


  • Sweetwater Preserve

    Sweetwater Preserve
    Gainesville, FL 32641

    352-264-6800

    Activities:
    Bicycling Trails; Nature Study; Nature/Hiking Trail


  • Veterans Memorial Park

    7400 SW 41st Place
    Gainesville, FL 32608

    352-374-5245

    For Community Center Reservation go to the Community Center Webpage here or contact 352-548-1210
     
    The soccer fields are closed for renovations and grow-in through August 3, 2015.  We are sorry for the inconvenience. For soccer field reservations contact Leg-A-Z Soccer at 352-377-6088
     
    For Soccer Field Lights Complete the rental application and contact 352-548-1210.
     
    For ball field reservations contact Gainesville Bats at 352-373-4597

    Activities:
    Baseball Field; Basketball Court; Fitness Trails; Football/Soccer; Nature/Hiking Trail; Nature Study; Picnic with Shelter; Play Equipment; Rest Rooms; Roller Hockey; Veteran's Memorial; Volleyball; Conference Room


  • Watermelon Pond

    10700 SW 250th Street
    Newberry, FL 32669

    352-374-5245

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp; Fishing


  • Watermelon Pond Preserve

    10700 SW 250th Street
    Newberry, FL 32669

    352-264-6800

    Activities:
    Boat Ramp; Fishing; Bicycling Trails; Nature Study; Nature/Hiking Trail


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