Take a Hike
To view a pdf map and brief descriptions of trails, click on
Jacksonville Woodlands Trails
There are several trailheads that serve as starting points:
Britt Gardens -- park in the lots across California Street, near the library and post office. Cross California at the crosswalk and continue up the trail to the Britt Grounds, or walk up 1st Street to the Britt entrance.
Above Britt -- Go up 1st Street to Fir Street. Follow Fir Street up, past the Britt Grounds to a dirt parking area.
To access the Beekman Woods, park in the Beekman House parking area off East California Street.
There are also access points along various streets and neighborhoods adjoining the trail system.
To report the location of a problem or hazard, use the Woodlands Grid Map to describe the location and send an email to Trail Hazard (or Info@jvwoodlands.org )
The Sarah Zigler Trail is a self-guided nature trail. Brochures are available at the trailhead by the Britt Gardens, or click on Sarah Zigler Trail Brochure
To find more places in the area to hike, click on the "Other Hiking Opportunities" tab, under the Maps and Trails tab.