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#69 of 179 state parks in Florida

Best trails in Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park is one of the most important archaeological sites in Florida. The complex originally included seven earthwork mounds, a public plaza and numerous individual village residences. Visitors can enjoy many activities as trails for hiking past the remains of an 1800s grist mill and wooden tables for picnicking. Fees $3 per vehicle, please use honor box. Correct change is required.

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Map of trails in Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Contact
(850) 922-6007
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Top trails (2)
#1 - Butler Mill Trail
Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 21 m
A short easy trail used primarily for hiking. This interpretive trail in nested in the Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park. The trail passes remnants of an 1800's gristmill and was once parShow more
#2 - Old Pecan Trail
Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 32 m
Old Pecan Trail is a 1.2 mile out and back trail located near Tallahassee, Florida that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nShow more