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Withlacoochee State Trail

Inverness, FL
+1 352-726-0315
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Our favorite place to ride

Withlacoochee State Trail has it all! Lots of shade, water stops and available restaurants, bike... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Leesburg, Florida
Great place to work

It's a great trail to walk or ride your bike on.Nice scenery an there is benches to sit on to... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Carol H
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At 46 miles in length, the Withlacoochee State Trail is presently one of the the longest paved rail-trails in Florida. With a generally flat terrain and many access points, the trail is an ideal venue for all skill and fitness levels of cycling, running, walking and skating an unpaved equestrian trail parallels portions of the paved trail. The trail corridor traverses three counties (Citrus, Hernando and Pasco), offering an enjoyable, varied journey as it runs through small towns, ranches and six distinct natural communities between Citrus Springs and Dade City. Officially designated as part of the Florida Greenways and Trail System, this State Trail is also a National Recreation Trail® which offers rich opportunities for viewing plants & wildlife and provides access to many other outstanding recreational opportunities.
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Inverness, FL
+1 352-726-0315
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Withlacoochee State Trail has it all! Lots of shade, water stops and available restaurants, bike rentals and an easy trail to ride.

Thank jotucker13
Reviewed 11 August 2017

It's a great trail to walk or ride your bike on.Nice scenery an there is benches to sit on to relax..

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Well paved and nice scenery. The grounds are well kept. It has some shady areas great for long distance rides. This is a must if you are in the Dunnellon area.

1  Thank 887arlenep
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Great biking trail lots of entry/exit points along the trail. Occasional bathroom and water fountain stations. Depending on which part of the trail you ride there is plenty of shade. Be careful crossing roadway intersections.

2  Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Needed to make several bikes use the same shoes. Talked to the staff and they were very ready to help. Sold me used pedals that allowed me to use the same shoes on all my bikes. I have been in the shop several times before...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband and I went bike riding for first time on this wonderful trail and really enjoyed it! Flat and paved with great scenery of nature. We started at the Inverness point and went 5 miles South, there is a park, lake and public restrooms...More

Thank JaneEllen41
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My sister lives in Inverness and suggested this trail for a run while I was visiting. Great trail, lots of other runners and bikers. Great scenery

Thank HPSGene
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We bike and hike here all the time. Paved path makes it easy for bicycles and hikers. Plenty of benches and shade to rest.

Thank BowserJournal
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The Withlacoochee State Trail is a fabulous bike trail built over an old railroad line in Florida. It is 46 miles long and blacktopped the whole way. It is a great flat trail that is easy to traverse with signage along the way telling you...More

2  Thank Diane M
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Like most rail trails, this one is flat and easy to ride, and like most rail trails, it crosses roads for motor vehicles. Unlike many rail trails, this one had only a modest amount of traffic on the day we rode it. We rode in...More

2  Thank Richard_StL
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