Welcome to the volunteer page.  We help the Florida
Forest Service maintain the shared use trail system in
Levy County, Florida.  
oethe   State  Forest
The Watermelon Pond Trail Head  
  Hunting dates 2014-2015
(The trails remain open but caution and respect are highly recommended.  
Notices of hunting  are posted at each trail
               General Information

For more detailed information about the forest,  click
on the Goethe State Forest link or
call 352-465-8585.
User fees are being collected at each trail head, please
use the envelopes provided and keep your stub.  Annual
permits that are good at all State Forests (and are the
best value)  are available at the office .  Please
remember to have a copy of your Coggins Test papers
with you
AT ALL TIMES, even on the trail! (take a pic
of the test paper & save in your cell phone)

Our annual fund raiser,
The Goethe Challenge, was a 2
day event
this year. There was a 30 mile and 50 mile
distance offered each day. We w
ere camping again at
Black Prong Equestrian Center.  The END ALZ
raffle was a great success again this year...thanks to
ALL the generous Sponsors and Volunteers!

For more wonderful places to explore Visit Levy County!
The Goethe Trail
Dedicated to nature-based equine tourism