Spring Birding Guide

Where are the best areas in Gainesville to bird watch? The Alachua Audubon Society maintains a list of the best birding sites in Gainesville. Conveniently, EA Trails has maps and information on each of the recommended areas: San…

Treasure Coast Marathon Blues and Music Festival: A Pacer’s Recap

I was recently given the opportunity to “pace” for the inaugural Treasure Coast Half-Marathon at the Treasure Coast Marathon Blues and Music Festival in Stuart, Florida. In total, there were 12 pacers: 3 for the…

Gainesville Trail Network 33: Lake Wauburg (University of Florida)

<<Previous Trail | Next Trail>> Interactive Trail Map Area: Lake Wauburg (University of Florida Deparment of Recreational Sports) Address: 133 Regatta Dr. Micanopy, FL 32667 Hours: Park hours vary with season and university schedule. Check the university’s website for exact hours: recsports.ufl.edu…

Gainesville Trail Network 32: Depot Ave Rails-to-Trails and connecting trails

<<Previous Trail | Next Trail>> Interactive Trail Map Area: Old Archer Trail, Kermit Sigmon Bike Trail, Depot Ave Rails-to-Trails, Waldo Greenway Access: There are multiple access points along the trail. The north terminal of the trail is at the…

Urban Parks and Physical Activity

Last week I was offered a position as a field research team member for the first national longitudinal study of urban parks and physical activity. The RAND Corporation and the City Parks Alliance, with support…

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Food Blog

Recipe: Bone Broth

Recipe: Bone Broth

A couple weeks ago, I wrote about how we started purchasing organic, pasture-raised chickens from a local farm. We started to wonder…

Recipe: Organic Kimchi

Read more from our sampling of food, recipes, farms, and other…

Recipe: Spicy Sweet Potato Chips

  Read more from our sampling of food, recipes, farms,…

Recipe: Homemade Organic Almond Butter

Pairing Suggestion: try this recipe with dehydrated apple chips. Read…

Gainesville Trail Network

Gainesville Trail Network 35: Palm Point Park

Gainesville Trail Network 35: Palm Point Park

<<Previous Trail | Next Trail>> Interactive Trail Map Area: Palm Point Park Address: 7401 Lake Shore Dr, Gainesville, FL 32641 Hours: Dawn-Dusk Access: The trail is accessible from…

Gainesville Trail Network 34: Bolen Bluff Trail

<<Previous Trail | Next Trail>> Interactive Trail Map Area: Bolen Bluff Trail (Paynes…

Gainesville Trail Network 31: Springhill Neighborhood Park

<<Previous Trail | Next Trail>> Interactive Trail Map Area: Springhill Neighborhood Park Address: 918…

Gainesville Trail Network 30: Tumblin’ Creek Park & SW 5th Ave Basin

<<Previous Trail | Next Trail>> Interactive Trail Map Area: Tumblin’ Creek Park and…

News

In the News: Week of Feb. 16-22

In the News: Week of Feb. 16-22

Eco Agro Trails This week EA Trails added several new trails to the Gainesville Trail Network: Springhill Neighborhood Park, Tumblin’ Creek Park,…

In the News: Week of Feb. 9-15

Gainesville Events that happened this week: UF Running Medicine Conference…

In the News: Week of Feb. 2-8

Gainesville Events that happened this week: Florida Earthskills Gathering (floridaearthskills.org)…

In the News: Week of Jan. 26- Feb. 1

EA Trails Gainesville Events that happened this week: Seed Saving…

Race Recaps

Race Recap: Newnan’s Lake 15k

Race Recap: Newnan’s Lake 15k

This weekend, Lloyd Clark Sports held it’s annual mid-winter 15k at Newnan’s Lake. Officially designated as a Fish Management Area, Newnan’s Lake Conservation…

In Pursuit of Running

As a freshman in college, physical activity was not one…

Race Recap: Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

This weekend, Ori and I volunteered at an aid station…

Lloyd Clark Sports’ 10k Turkey Trot & 2 Mile Fun Run

Yesterday, Lloyd Clarke Sports hosted their annual 10k Turkey Troy…