Trails

This page lists trails for walking, hiking, biking, skating and horseback riding in the Ocala, Florida area.
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49th Avenue Trailhead

Amenities: Dirt Parking Portable toilets only No potable water Covered picnic tables Shared with equestrians Approximately 3.5 miles from food, ...

Type of Trail: Horseback Riding
12555 SW 49th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34476
Restrooms: Portable Toilet
Alexander Springs - Timucuan Trail

A 0.9-mile loop through an excellent representation of habitats found in and around the Big Scrub, the Timucuan Trail remembers the people who once li ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Ocala National Forest, Alexander Springs, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Baseline Road Trailhead

The Baseline Trail and trailhead area of the Cross Florida Greenway (CFG) was once slated to be part of the corridor for the sea-level Cross Florida S ...

Type of Trail: Walking
4255 SE 58th Avenue, Ocala, Fl, 34472
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Bear Swamp Trail

Ancient cypresses rise tall in the thick of the floodplain forest that parallels Salt Springs Run, tall enough to have provided shade when botanist Wi ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Highway 19, Ocala, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Bubba Raceway Park

Bubba Raceway Park began operations in 1952. The track operated as clay for 45 years, asphalt for 10 years, and in 2008 converted back to it roots a ...

9050 N.W. Gainesville Road, Ocala, FL, 34482
Clearwater Lake Nature Trail

Meandering through pine flatwoods and scrub for 1.3 miles inside Clearwater Lake Recreation Area, the Clearwater Lake Nature Trail starts and ends at ...

Type of Trail: Walking
24511 CR 42, Paisley, FL, 32767
Restrooms: Yes
Davenport Landing Trail

This 1.2 mile round-trip interpretive hiking trail leads to a former 19th century steamboat port, where riverboats headed up to Silver Springs would s ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Davenport Landing Trail Head, Ocala, FL
Restrooms: No
Florida Trail - Ocala National Forest

Clearwater Lake to Juniper Springs The FT had its beginnings here in the Ocala National Forest. When built in 1966, it was called the Ocala Trail. So ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Clearwater Lake, Ocala, FL
Juniper Springs Nature Trail

An easy, accessible walk between the swimming area at Juniper Springs and the lovely Fern Hammock Springs, the Juniper Springs Nature Trail is part fo ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Juniper Springs, Ocala, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Lake Eaton Trails

Sharing the same parking area as the Lake Eaton Sinkhole Trail, the Lake Eaton Trail provides a 2.3 mile loop from a high point in the Big Scrub to oa ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Lake Eaton, Ocala, FL
Restrooms: No
Landbridge Trailhead

Amenities: Paved parking Restrooms Open, shaded picnic tables No cooking Shared with equestrians Near the Landbridge over I-75

Type of Trail: Horseback Riding
Co. Hwy 475a, Ocala, FL, 34476
Restrooms: Yes
Marshall Swamp Trailhead

The Marshall Swamp Trailhead is part of the Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway, which was once part of the Cross Florida Barge Canal. In 1999 ...

Type of Trail: Walking
8282 SE Highway 314, Ocala, Fl, 34470
Ocala National Forest - Ocala South Trail

The Ocala South Trail traverses mostly pine and hardwood forests, offering one of Florida’s drier hiking routes. It passes through Farles Prairie, a h ...

Type of Trail: Horseback Riding, Walking
Ocala National Forest, Salt Springs, FL
Ross Prairie Trailhead

Amenities: Campground Ranger station Paved Parking Restrooms Water Shared with equestrians Near food-gas-lodging on State Road 200

Type of Trail: Horseback Riding
10660 SW Highway 200, Dunnellon, FL, 34432
Restrooms: Yes
Santos Trailhead

Amenities: Paved Parking Restrooms Covered and open picnic tables Pavilion Less than 2 miles from the Vortex Trailhead Across the road from Gree ...

Type of Trail: Horseback Riding, Walking
3080 SE 80th Street, Ocala, FL, 34480
Restrooms: Yes
Silver Glen Springs Trails

A round-trip walk along the shoreline of Lake George, one of Florida's largest lakes, this day hike offers views of the lake framed by live oaks overh ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Silver Glen Springs, Ocala, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Silver River Connector

Gushing more than 550 million gallons of water out of a cluster of springs each day, Silver Springs is the birthplace of the Silver River, a wild and ...

Type of Trail: Walking
CR 315, Silver Springs, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Silver Springs Sinkhole Trail

Take a hike around a giant sinkhole and explore the uplands above the Silver River at Silver River State Park. Near the environmental education center ...

Type of Trail: Walking
1425 NE 58th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34470
Restrooms: Yes
St. Francis Trail

The community of St. Francis was a thriving river port in the late 1800s, as steamboats worked their way from Jacksonville upriver along the St. Johns ...

Type of Trail: Walking
CR 42, Deland, FL
Restrooms: No
Vortex Trailhead

Amenities: Located at the entrance to the Vortex Freeride Area Dirt parking No other facilities Near the main Santos trailhead

9150 SE 25th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34480
Restrooms: No
Withlacoochee State Trail

The 46-mile Withlacoochee State Trail is a must-do pure Florida experience for any trail enthusiast. Situated between Orlando and Tampa, it hosts a st ...

Free: Yes
Type of Trail: Walking
Magenta Drive and W. Shellbark Drive, Dunnellon, FL
Yearling Trail

Take a trek back in time to Pat's Island on the Yearling Trail, a walk through the Big Scrub to an island of pine that the Long family once called hom ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Highway 19, Ocala, FL
Restrooms: No