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Alfred A Ring Park

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Walk dogs or bird watch

There is a nice pavilion with picnic tables next to the bathrooms and playground equipment for... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2019
Barry N
Gainesville, Florida
Perfect running trails (though definitely with lots of roots!)

My fiance and I used to live nearby, and we could walk around these trails often. The dense... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
Gainesville, Florida
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Jan 22, 2019
“Walk dogs or bird watch”
Apr 5, 2018
“Perfect running trails (though definitely with lots of roots!)”
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

There is a nice pavilion with picnic tables next to the bathrooms and playground equipment for children. One should not water their dogs from the creek or wade in the water etc.. Wild animals drink from the creek, but they don't frequent the veterinarian. I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Barry N
Reviewed April 5, 2018

My fiance and I used to live nearby, and we could walk around these trails often. The dense greenery makes you feel like you're in a jungle. Definitely do not allow your pets or kids to play in the water, though, as it has high...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank kaytmack
Reviewed April 4, 2018

You need to know where this is, but it is a nice walk close to the town. I am glad that Mr. Ring gave the money to preserve this green space. I particularly like the bridge from the parking lot at the top - it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jincognito
Reviewed November 9, 2017

This lovely little park is located near where a spring flows into a major Gainesville creek. It offers trails and a lovely tree canopy. Wonderful for a cool break under the trees, this park is accessible year round. Dogs can be taken on a leash....More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Maelgori
Reviewed August 2, 2017

IT'S FREE NO ADMISSION There are a lot of different trails to take.There is a pavilion so you can have lunch. Restrooms also. If you are athletic enough to jump (which I am not) you can go other places as well. There is a small...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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