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

For more detailed information about the forest,  click
on the Goethe State Forest  web 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, Goethe Challenge, will be a 2 day
event on December 12&13. There will be 30 mile and 50
mile distances offered each day. We will be camping
again at the
Black Prong Equestrian Center.  Here is

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