Hawthorne State Trail

Whether you want to take your bike and go cycling, you want to go for a long, enduring jog, or you even want to go for a relaxing hike, the Gainesville- Hawthorne State trial is a scenic trail that will give you the beautiful sites and fresh air that we all need every once in a while.  Located at 3400 SE 15 Street, the trail can be accessed through four different entrances, so you can look up the website to see which entrance is closest to you. The trail goes on for 16 miles, from Gainesville’s Boulware Springs Park through Payne’s Prairie State Park. You can enjoy the day getting exercise by yourself, or even hiking with friends while taking pictures of the beautiful, lush scenery. Hours vary according to month, but the trail is open 365 days a year, so check out the website to find out when you will be going on your walk in nature.

http://www.floridastateparks.org/gainesville-hawthorne/