Getting a lofty view of Paynes Prairie

Getting a lofty view of Paynes Prairie


Paynes Prairie encompasses about 22,000 acres between Gainesville and Micanopy and although visitors can walk down its trails, those driving by the national state park can view part of the landscape at several overlooks.


Archer bike trail to open in spring


Archer bike trail to open in spring

The six-mile Archer Road Biking/Walking Trail that will run along Archer Road is set to open by the end of spring or early summer, depending on how the weather affects construction, said Laurie Windham, spokesperson for the project.