Florida's Greenways and Trails
Florida State Parks Manages 11 State Trails for You to Enjoy
Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway
Occupying more than 70,000 acres of land formerly known as the Cross Florida Barge Canal, the Greenway is a 110-mile linear park that is more than a mile wide in places. It hosts more than 300 miles of trails of all types — paddling, hiking, mountain biking, equestrian and paved multi-use.
8282 SE Highway 314
Ocala FL 34470
Blackwater Heritage State Trail
Blackwater Heritage State Trail, the westernmost state rail-trail, winds through the historic town of Milton and extends eight miles north to join the U.S. Navy's 1.5-mile Military Heritage Trail, which ends at the Naval Air Station Whiting Field.
5533 Alabama Street
Milton FL 32570
Tallahassee - St. Marks Historic Railroad State Trail
Through the early 1900s, this historic railroad corridor was used to carry cotton from the plantation belt to the coast for shipment to textile mills in England and New England. The trail runs 16 miles from Florida's capital city to the coastal community of St. Marks.
1358 Old Woodville Road
Crawfordville FL 32327
Withlacoochee State Trail
At 46 miles in length, the Withlacoochee State Trail is one of the longest paved rail-trails in Florida. A flat, paved hiking and biking trail carries guests through small towns, agricultural lands and unique habitats.
3100 S. Old Floral City Rd.
Inverness FL 34450
Gainesville-Hawthorne State Trail
On this historic railbed turned greenway, pass native plants and wildlife, diverse scenery and backyard Florida culture. Overlooks and stops of interest tie together a rich story along this corridor.
3400 SE 15 Street
Gainesville FL 32641
Bike the Palatka-to-Lake Butler StateTrail
One of the newer trails in the state park system, the Palatka-to-Lake Butler State Trail consists of 47 planned miles of paved path. Walkers, runners, cyclists, pets and inline skaters are welcome on this trail that will eventually stretch to the town of Palatka (and possibly farther) along the old Norfolk Southern Railroad track.
General James A. Van Fleet State Trail
Designated as a National Recreation Trail, running through the Green Swamp and the headwaters for some of Florida's most popular paddling destinations including the Withlacoochee, Hillsborough and Peace rivers.
7683 Berkley Road
Polk City FL 33968
Suwannee River Wilderness State Trail
The Suwannee River Wilderness Trail is a partnership of locations along the river to provide amenities to trail users. These locations have been designated as river camps, hubs and parks.
4298 N.W. County Road 292
Mayo FL 32066
Nature Coast State Trail
An abandoned railway has been transformed into 32 miles of lush trails through several sleepy Florida towns. The Nature Coast State Trail provides an excellent opportunity to experience natural North Florida.
17441 N.W. Old Fanning Road
Fanning Springs FL 32693
Registration is not required.