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University of North Florida National Recreational Trails

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Fun family spot!

We took our little granddaughters on this nice, peaceful hike. The trails are safe, and well... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Sherri M
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Destin, Florida
Had trouble finding it but loved the hike once we got there

The website doesn't give any directions on where to find the trails, where to park or if there is a... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
jsamom5
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Sterling, Virginia
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26 Mar 2018
“Fun family spot!”
21 Dec 2017
“Had trouble finding it but loved the hike once we got there”
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Twelve miles of trails, including a 21-station exercise course.
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

We took our little granddaughters on this nice, peaceful hike. The trails are safe, and well maintained. Make sure you carry a stick in case a snake wants to join you! The trail is around a huge pond where you can catch a glimpse of...More

1  Thank Sherri M
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The website doesn't give any directions on where to find the trails, where to park or if there is a parking fee. The brochure gave an address of 1 UNF Dr. Lot 100. That is where the parking lot is. There's a parking fee of...More

4  Thank jsamom5
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

During Winter break my boyfriend and I decided to check out the trails at UNF. We did the Goldenrod Trail which I believe was 2.5 miles. The weather was nice and we enjoyed ourselves. Make sure you wear appropriate shoes because there are lots of...More

1  Thank Leshare D
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Trails of all lengths with restrooms and plenty of areas for picnicking including a small island, which is easily accessible. Most trails are shady, which is nice, but there is a large pond / small lake, so bring bug spray. Large variety of scenery and...More

1  Thank Kristin K
Reviewed 24 July 2016

My wife loves to nature walk. I am subjected to Bataan Death marches on a regular basis. This place is practically next door. It offers several different trails offering a variety of scenery. There is even a small island that is well suited for a...More

12  Thank lbcinjax
Reviewed 25 May 2016

easy parking - go to the lot for parking administration, the may charge a small fee during the week but it's a nice easy trailhead with restrooms. Trails are well marked, we got a map online but didn't see any available at the buildings (they...More

1  Thank RandiFayeC
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We went out on the trails in the evening before sundown. They were well taken care of and beautiful! We took the Blueberry trail around the lake and it was gorgeous!

1  Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 19 January 2016

If you are a runner and love trails, then head to this place! The trails are located within the University of North Florida location. You can easily get about 3-6 miles in the trails. The views are very pretty! Please keep in mind that they...More

1  Thank maritefejzo
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Great trails, some of them with a boardwalk, a couple of large manmade lakes, and wildlife in abundance. You might see an Osprey (the UNF mascot), a Red-Tailed Hawk, a Gopher Tortoise, a Black Racer, or even a WhiteTailed Deer or an Alligator.

2  Thank Carfredo
Reviewed 27 May 2013

A $3 parking fee during the week for use of this resource is inappropriate, particularly considering that most users stay around an hour.

3  Thank justannesopinion
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