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Santos - Belleview Trail

3080 SE 80th St, Ocala, FL 34480-8311
+1 352-245-3355
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Wonderful New Trail

Most of the posts about the Santos Trailhead mention only the mountain bike trails, and use the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
George E
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Gainesville, Florida
Awesome Mountain bike trails

There is something for all skill levels here - Santos is just one set of a network of trails in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
scgiant
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Indialantic, Florida
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Biking and hiking trails just outside Ocala.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“mountain biking” (10 reviews)
“bike shop” (9 reviews)
“great trails” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
3080 SE 80th St, Ocala, FL 34480-8311
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+1 352-245-3355
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"paved trail"
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"great place to ride"
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"miles and miles"
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"vortex area"
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"rented bikes"
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"land bridge"
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"hikers"
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"trailhead"
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"greenway"
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"campground"
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"advanced"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most of the posts about the Santos Trailhead mention only the mountain bike trails, and use the word "awesome" in at least ever other sentence. The mountain bike trails are OK, but the big news is the magnificent (much better than "awesome") new paved trail...More

Thank George E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is something for all skill levels here - Santos is just one set of a network of trails in the Cross FL Greenway. There is even a paved path for road bikes.

Thank scgiant
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Love these trails. Something for everyone. Easy riding to expert level trails. Even a paved path for those afraid of the dirt, spiders and rocks. Fl greenways and the local Bike club work great together and it shows. My husband and I and many of...More

Thank Rob B
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

A nice paved trail along with some dirt ones goes out of here. We enjoyed a long walk here in December 2017. We encountered others on bikes and on foot and even some nice maintenance people with trucks that were very courteous.

Thank BillJoyce2014
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

The Santos bike trail recently opened a paved trail that wanders through the woods and over Interstate 75 that extends 16 miles from Belleview to Hwy 200 west of Top of the World. It is a great trail but beware that on weekends unexperienced bikers...More

Thank josiethesailor
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Santos campground for 2 nights. That’s all could get as it’s usually full. Great quiet camp with a nice bath house. The riding here is unmatched in the state. The new paved trail adds a new dimension. The trails are all...More

Thank Scott W
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

In the year since we were last here, it appears that several new trails have been added. My son and I returned with my wife and her new mountain bike. It was December 31st and the parking lot was full! Not unexpected, but we were...More

Thank Truthsaayer
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Went to the Santos trail systems 2 years ago and came back for the smooth trails and perfect mid 70 degree weather! The trails have something for every mountain bike rider. Long curving trails with very little elevation change which is a huge plus in...More

Thank Tom T
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

If you're looking for an adventure on your mountain bike, this is the place to go! Trails are well maintained and marked. There are levels for everyone. The bike trails mingle with hiking and equestrian trails. Head over to the vortex if you're looking for...More

Thank Florence J
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

80 plus miles of mountain biking - trails are wonderfully maintained and so much fun. Well marked as to ability - stay on yellow for beginners and progress to blue, then finally red trails. wooden features are awesome as well

Thank Rebecca F
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Scott B
22 January 2018|
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Response from Florence J | Reviewed this property |
Santos Trail Head is part of the Florida State Parks. You would need to contact them.
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Linda H
26 February 2017|
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Response from Maggie T | Reviewed this property |
The trails are not paved, they are comprised of sand, rocks, roots, semi-rough terrain to very rough terrain for the more adventurous. The trails are graded yellow (easiest),blue (harder, needing more skill to navigate) and... More
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