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Withlacoochee State Bike Trail

Listed under Cycling in US South East, United States.

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This paved trail is well marked and cared for and is a good route to begin tour cycling on being the longest paved trail in Florida. It runs through small pretty towns and attractive countryside from Citrus Springs, Citrus County to Trilby, Pasco County. The highlight of the trail must be the section following the Withacoochee River on it’s floodplain, with it’s attractive system of lakes not easily accessible by car. Expect to be wary of alligators, snakes and snapping turtles and so see a varied array of bird life including pelicans.

Written by  Kim Marsden.

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Hi Kim Marsden Thanks for a post on state bike trail. The place is in US South East, United States. This is a paved trail which is well marked & also it is a good route for beginning tour cycling in Florida. There is a Withacoochee river on the way also there is snakes & snapping turtles. Such a challenging paved trial indeed. I think Kim is well expert bike rider. If you want to know more about bike riding you can visit

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