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Opening - J.H. Anderson, JR., Memorial Park

Opening - You’re Invited!

Friday, May 31st starting at 10:30 AM

You are cordially invited to the opening of the J.H. Anderson, JR., Memorial Park. This park encompasses 175-acres, protects the Rock Bluff Springs, and sits directly on the banks of the Suwannee River. Bring your bathing suits and hiking shoes and join us for a ribbon cutting ceremony.


Friday, May 31st

10:30 AM - Opening Ceremony & Ribbon Cutting

11:30 AM - Guided Hikes, Swimming, & Plant Walks followed by coffee and refreshments


From High Springs, FL to 29.796119, -82.916670

1- Head South on N Main Street/US-41

2- Turn right onto State Hwy 236/NW 182nd Ave and continue to follow State Hwy 236 for 8.5 miles

3- Continue strait onto NE Co Rd 340 for 11.3 miles to the Park Entrance. The Park entrance will be on your right marked with signs before you cross over the Suwannee River.

4- Follow signs for entry.

You can also copy and paste this link to the GPS coordinate entrance.


Contact Alachua Conservation Trust by phone: (352) 373-1078 or email:

Later Event: September 7
Bugs at Dusk