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Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

 Events at Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

September 20, 2014

LITERACY DAY - STORY TIME AT THE PRAIRIE
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September 27, 2014

NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY - COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER PROJECT: EXOTIC PLANT PULL WITH PROJECT A.N.T.
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October 04, 2014

SPORTSABILITY, THE PREMIER EVENT OF THE FLORIDA DISABLED OUTDOORS ASSOCIATION (FDOA)
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November 01, 2014

BACKPACK WITH A RANGER
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November 22, 2014

PAYNES PRAIRIE 5K
Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

Date: Saturday, Novembe 22, 2014.

Description:

Start your day with the sunrise at Lake Wauberg and enjoy this mostly trail run through the uplands of Paynes Prairie.  This loop course begins and ends at the Paynes Prairie recreation area by Lake Wauberg.  Runners are in for a pleasant surprise as they are lead to areas of the park they may have never visited before!

Visit the Paynes Prairie 5K to learn more and register!  Help support 2 great local non-profit organizations.

5K race hosted by Project Gainesville and the Friends of Paynes Prairie.

Participation Requirements

Fees: $15.00 to $35.00 depending on registration type.

Contact: For more information, call 352-466-4100 between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Directions: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park is located 10 miles south of Gainesville, in Micanopy, on the east side of US 441.

Coming from the north on I-75: Take exit 374, the Micanopy exit, and turn left at the end of the exit ramp. You will then be traveling east on CR 234. Stay on this road 1.4 miles until it intersects with US 441. Turn left onto 441 and go 0.6 miles to Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (on the right).

Coming from the south on I-75: Take exit 374, the Micanopy exit, and turn right at the end of the exit ramp. You will then be traveling east on CR 234. Stay on this road 1.4 miles until it intersects with US 441. Turn left onto 441 and go about 0.6 miles to Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (on the right).

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December 06, 2014

BACKPACK WITH A RANGER
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January 01, 2015

1ST DAY HIKE
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January 03, 2015

BACKPACK WITH A RANGER
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February 07, 2015

BACKPACK WITH A RANGER
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March 07, 2015

BACKPACK WITH A RANGER
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