From the parking lot, walk through the railroad underpass for a short 1/4 mi. hike to the lake for nice views
Can be muddy
There is also an easy 1.6 mile nature trail with similar terrain.
Park at Lake Beresford Park near DeLand, FL. Trailhead on Spring-to-Spring Trail. also see Lake Beresford 1.8 mile paved loop. You can cycle 3.5 miles to Blue Spring.