This is in my sister's neighborhood and we stop by when we visit Gainesville. It is a great little day trip and fun for everybody - provided they are prepared to make the climb out.
This is one of the hidden gems of Gainesville - stop by Publix on your way to the park and have a picnic at one of the picnic tables prior to climbing down to see Gainesville's famous sinkhole! The paths and trails are all short and can easily be handled by anyone with novice experience. For longer trails, there is... 更多
My husband, two teenagers and chubby corgi visited the state park on Black Friday in lieu of shopping. If you aren't physically fit and want to simply enjoy the breathtaking views of the forest and sinkhole you can walk the nature trail that circles it and gaze down from the top of the stairs. We tackled the stairs and only... 更多
We stopped here on a journey from Georgia to Orlando on what was meant to be the last day of our trip (but a flight delay meant another night in the USA). It was also a drought, meaning that no water was flowing into the sinkhole. Even so this was a worthwhile opportunity to stretch our legs and enjoy the... 更多
We drove over an hour to get there, I have been wanting to go so I just bit the bullet and made the drive. It wasn't busy when we got there at all which is always nice, for me personally :) You have to bring exact cash or change - $4/vehicle. They have a cute outdoor visitors center which is... 更多