Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park, Gainesville

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State Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park is a Florida State Park located in the north-westernmost part of Gainesville, Florida, off County Road 232, also known as NW 53rd Avenue and Millhopper Road, northwest of the University of Florida.

The park is maintained by the Florida State Parks system, a division of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. The park is adjacent to San Felasco County Park and is near the San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park.

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  • Very nice little park. The bridge was under repair so the trail wasn't a loop, but it's a nice walk no matter what. I'm so glad the boardwalk was open! Such a unique view, and waterfalls in Florida! If you want some great photos, I definitely recommend this little park. Not many animals but I saw frogs, snakes, and lots of insects. The fungi was really beautiful too. I'm very glad I got to see this amazing geological park.
  • It’s an enchanting wonder of natural Florida. The new boardwalk (reconstructed after Irma) looks great. Right as I was approaching the bottom of the sinkhole, it began to rain. It was magical to hear the rain gradually getting louder and see the surface of the water at the bottom begin to ripple. Truly beautiful.

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