South of Alachua, the San Felasco Hammock State Park has a network of bridle trails totaling 11.5 miles. The two main trails are Spring Grove Trail and Old Spanish Way Horse Trail. There are turkey, deer, fox, bald eagle are to be seen by the quiet and vigilant rider.
To reach the trailhead from US75, use Exit 399 (old 78). Head south on US441 for 2.8 miles through Alachua to Progress Corporate Park Blvd. Turn onto Progress Blvd for 0.7 miles and head to the end of the road to park.
Overall, San Felasco Hammock State Park is the 24th most popular horse trail of all 34 horseback rides in Florida.