Spring classes are out (for most of us) and the Sun is out!!  What to do in the Swamp?  Sure, laying around in your apartment binge-watching the latest shows on Netflix or scrolling through your IG timeline would be ideal, but where’s the adventure in that!?

So this summer, we want you living your best life so we’ve gathered a few fun ideas on a budget!

Hop on your bike and enjoy an afternoon out on a guided trail!

Use this Gainesville Trails map to find the best journey for you to explore!


Check out the latest Foodie Spots in Town with a little help from local Foodie Guide, Ken Eats Gainesville


Go for a swim in one of our local Springs, or rent a Canoe or Kayak for the day!

Ichetucknee Springs

Gilchrist Blue Springs 

Devil’s Den Spring

UF Lake Wauburg

Pack your bags and set off for a Camping Adventure at Ginnie Springs Outdoors!



Soak up some culture at local museums like:

The newly-built Cade Museum  – Science, Creativity, Inventions and More

The Florida Museum – History

The Harn Museum – Art


What are your favorite summer activities or local spots to enjoy in Gainesville?

Share your summer plans with us on social media!

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