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Barr Hammock Preserve

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Great hiking trails and lots of beautiful oak and pine trees. The trails were easy to follow. You... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
JiJi J
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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We had an incredible hike here. The trail was well maintained and wide. We seen an alligator nest... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Arvada, Colorado
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  • Average16%
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“prairie”(2 reviews)
“levy”(2 reviews)
“hike”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Great hiking trails and lots of beautiful oak and pine trees. The trails were easy to follow. You could walk, bike or ride your horse on certain trails . All the trails are nicely maintained.

Thank JiJi J
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had an incredible hike here. The trail was well maintained and wide. We seen an alligator nest of hatched eggs, a multiple of butterflies, and a snake. We did hear a loud splash and assume it was a gator but did not investigate to...More

Thank tattersall_12
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We have been to the Northern Entrance of Barr Hammock, but this review is about the Southern Entrance, at 300 SE 175th Ave, Micanopy, FL. This is a new part of the park, with new, well-developed trails. Bikes, hikers, and horses are welcome. Trails are...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Levy Loop is the northern preserve. There are three main trails in the southern preserve (equestrian, bicycle, hiking). There a no sweeping prairie views. But, the hike offers a lot of shade and is a great nature walk.

Thank Wanderlust_at_dawn
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This trail close to I-95 is relatively new so not too many people know about it. When I walked it recently, I think I was the only person out on the trail. One side of the 6 mile circular trail is sunny and the other...More

1  Thank No-Central
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Barr Hammock Preserve offers a 6.8 mile loop for hiking in the heart of the Levy Prairie. If you ever doubt that most of central Florida is swampy prairie lands, just visit Barr Hammock for a reminder. But don't think swamp means that it isn't...More

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