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Address: 5533 Alabama Street, Milton, FL 32572
Phone Number: 850-983-5338
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Short, but great rail trail!

Wonderful short rail trail! Most people begin near the Truly Spokin bike shop at the trailhead and pedal north. The trail extends about 8 miles to Whiting Field (Navy). Highway... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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Milton, Florida
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Milton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Wonderful short rail trail! Most people begin near the Truly Spokin bike shop at the trailhead and pedal north. The trail extends about 8 miles to Whiting Field (Navy). Highway crossing and street crossing can occasionally have traffic. Near the north end of the trail, one can exit onto Whiting Field Circle to explore county roads for lots of great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

Very clean trail. I have hiked & biked this trail for many years. During spring i even had a photo shoot of our 2 yr old daughter near one of the beautiful cottages on the trail. (Asked permission from couple who lives there) My older boys 10&8 Love biking the whole trail. We even stopped near munson hwy area to... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

My husband and I took our daughter on this trail and we enjoyed it. There is plenty of shade. It's paved, and nice for joy riding. There are plenty of picnic areas, bathrooms, and even a small park. It's not the most scenic of trails, and I didn't like the part of the ride that crossed streets. Overall, very nice.

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Milton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This is a Rails to Trails project that has proven to be a wonderful and well used trail. You will find joggers, bikers, people strolling and enjoying nature or walking their dogs, bird watchers and elderly people on scooters. The trail is a paved, easy trail that makes a nice bike ride with some slight hills as well as long... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

LOVE LOVE LOVE this trail! approx 10 miles, you can get a good 20 mile run if you start at old Tar Plant rd & Canal Street in Milton, Florida and go all the way to Whiting Field Gate. There are benches to stop & rest along the way, a water fountain & picnic tables. Fairly flat, but away from... More 

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florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Nice quiet path that we walk everyday, just about. Birds singing, a restroom along the way, occasionally pass bike people. A very nice path.

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Oxford, MS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We started at the Visitor's Center near the Santa Rosa County Library, which is the address listed: 5533 Alabama Street. This is about mile marker 2. If you are in the parking lot of the Visitor's Center and walk to the left, you will walk past some houses into a more rural area. The path is paved with lots of... More 

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Not very inte resting, really just went around the back of the main way, behind whataburger and other commercial areas. boring

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Destin, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

This paved trail is a nice place to stretch your legs. We walked 8 miles starting at the equestrian parking area (to avoid the town traffic crossings). Snapped a few pics of pitcher plants, birds, and many rabbits along the way.

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Pensacola, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

One of the best thing about Blackwater is the bike trail. Whether you peddle slow or fast, the paved trail will be a great way to get some exercise and see the countryside.

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