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Great bike ride

This is a beautiful bike trail, scenic and not too tough. My husband and I are both 60 and 80... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Parialni
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Inverness, Florida
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Fun!

Either running or biking the trial is perfect to get that little extra exercise. Can’t wait for my... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Lissi T
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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...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful bike trail, scenic and not too tough. My husband and I are both 60 and 80+ ages people were passing us! It goes to show you consistency is key. Very enjoyable

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Either running or biking the trial is perfect to get that little extra exercise. Can’t wait for my pup to be older to go for runs together

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Lissi T
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

I love this trail. I can walk, run or ride bike. Beautiful views! Beautiful trail!!! About 36 miles long.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

This trail runs all the way from Dunnellon to Brooksville, and multiple places in-between. There are numerous spots to enter the trail, so you can travel a mile or two, or many, many more. There are numerous places to sit and rest, or just to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We enjoyed walking the trail in the Inverness area. Lots of old Oak trees with moss hanging from them and lake views.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stefan H
Dianne D, Manager at Withlacoochee State Trail, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

So happy you enjoy the trail.

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Perfect for any age and Many types of pedal bikes!! There is So much shade and lots of wildlife to see. The trail is 46miles lo g and paved all the way.There are no repair stations on the trail but a couple of Nike shops...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dianne D, Manager at Withlacoochee State Trail, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit and we hope that you will come again soon.

Reviewed June 19, 2018

Managed by the State and maintained by volunteers, the WST is Florida’s longest paved cycling trail. A large, vibrant cycling communiy has emerged due to the excellent trail, and many have relocated to Inverness permanently for the sole reason that they wan to cycle the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Dianne D, Manager at Withlacoochee State Trail, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thank You for the nice review. The trail is one of the longest trails and we do have wonderful volunteers that help us to take care of the Trail.

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Fun trail but bring a stick incase you meet up with a snake. We enjoyed walking and the view. there is so much to see and we took lots of pictures.. just had so very much fun.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Carol K
Dianne D, Manager at Withlacoochee State Trail, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and we hope you will come again.

Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

A great long trail where it is up to you how far you choose to venture forth. There is no fees to use this trail and many places to park your car along the way. Both near the Inverness caboose and in Floral City bikes...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Dianne D, Manager at Withlacoochee State Trail, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

Thank You for the kind words. We are happy that you enjoy the Trail.

Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

I love this trail! I’m a young looking female with my dog and feel very safe! We walk and bike this trail ALOT! It is very well patrolled and maintained! The officers and safety patrol always stop to give the dogs treats and water! Nice...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Dianne D, Manager at Withlacoochee State Trail, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

We are happy that you enjoy the Trail and that you feel safe while on it. We hope you continue to use the Trail for many years to come.

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davidm19462015
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Response from Lissi T | Reviewed this property |
As far as I have seen any and all types of bikes are allowed
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Response from frogsqueezerfive | Reviewed this property |
There are no camping locations ON the trail itself, but there are a number of overnight camping spots nearby--just not necessarily in biking distance from the trail. In addition, the Withlacoochee trail closes at dusk.
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Response from B5155XLjennifera | Reviewed this property |
The “red caboose” is just a decomissioned rail caboose set up as a display to commemorate the railway which now serves as the base for the “rail trail”. It’s right next to the trail on Apopka Ave. As for food, currently you... More
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