Park

Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

36 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Alan
Alan
June 12, 2021
Paynes Prairie State Park is just a mile South of our retreat. It has an observation tower that allows you to look out over the prairie and a boat launch where you can access Lake Wauberg.
Donna
Donna
June 12, 2021
Great place to walk, see Florida wildlife safely and enjoy nature.
Katherine
Katherine
March 2, 2021
This place is old Florida and a great photo menagerie.
Dennis
Dennis
November 18, 2020
Paynes Prairie is unique in many ways. Nowhere else in Florida can visitors experience wild-roaming bison and horses. Nearly 300 species of birds also frequent the park along with alligators, deer and many other animals. The park’s eight trails, including the 16-mile paved Gainesville-Hawthorne…
Emily
Emily
September 10, 2020
It’s very serene and the sunsets are nice viewing.

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Location
100 Savannah Boulevard
Micanopy, Florida 32667
Phone+1 352-466-3397