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Withlacoochee State Trail
The Withlacoochee State Trail consists of a 46 mile stretch of former rail bed that has been converted into a paved multi-use recreational trail suitable for hiking, biking, and horse riding enthusiasts. The Withlacoochee State Trail starts just north of S.R. 50, a mile east of I-75 and continues through the Withlacoochee State Forest, runs close to the Withlacoochee River, past the Silver Lake Campground, then continues north through the Floral City, Inverness, Citrus Springs, and ends at Gulf Junction just south of Dunnellon.

Hours of Operation
The trail is open from sunrise to sunset, every day of the year.

Driving Directions
Withlacoochee State Trail has trail heads located on Croom Rital Road, off S.R. 50, a mile east of I-75 in Ridge Manor (New Milepost 301 - Old Exit 61). Isatachatta Community Center is located off CR 39 in Isatachatta. Desoto Trail Kiosk is located off US 41 in Inverness. Inverness Depot South is located off North Apapka Ave in inverness. Citrus Springs Trail Head is located off US 41 in Citrus Springs.

There is no fee to use the Withlacoochee State Trail.

Contact Information
Withlacoochee State Trail
3100 S. Old Floral City Rd.
Inverness, Florida 34450
Phone: 352-726-0315
Tallahassee Headquarters: 850-245-2052

Citizen Support Organization:
Rails to Trails of the Withlacoochee, Inc.
315 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 33451

Last updated: April 06, 2015

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