Alachua Conservation TrustAlachua Conservation Trust

ACT protects the natural, historic, scenic and recreational resources in and around Alachua County, Florida

7204 SE County Road 234 :: Gainesville, Florida 32641 :: Phone 352.373.1078

By John Moran
By John Moran

(9) Hogtown Creek Greenway

Posted on Nov 25, 2007 - 05:12 PM

ACT protected the lands within the Hogtown Creek Greenway in partnership with the City of Gainesville, with ACT preparing the Florida Communities Trust application and acting as the acquisition agent under contract to the City. 

  Size: 900 acres

  Activities: Nature Trails. The Greenway connects to the Loblolly Environmental Facility which encompasses 49 acres and includes trails, picnic areas, restrooms and parking.

  Location: Access to the Hogtown Creek Greenway is off of NW 8th Avenue, between NW 34th Street and NW 22nd Street, across from Westside Park. The Greenway can also be accessed from the Loblolly Environmental Facility, located at 3315 NW 5th Avenue, on the east side of NE 34th Street between West University Avenue and NW 8th Avenue.

  Managed By: The City of Gainesville                          
  Phone: 352-334-2231 or 352-334-2170

  Website: http://www.natureoperations.org/Pages/Parks/loblolly.html