Road Bike Trails In Everglades City

Everglades City is just a short drive from Naples and is a great place to take your road bike.  There is an organized ride each spring held by River of Grass Greenway but you can go anytime and ride the route with friends.  All rides start at McLeod Park in Everglades City.  Click here for map of route.bike-lane

62 Mile Road Bike Ride

  • Cycle north 4 miles on Hwy 29 past mangroves
  • Go east on Hwy 41 for 13 miles – scenery transitions from mangrove to cypress to pine forest to vast open prairie
  • Turn around near Storter Boardwalk – 13 mile return.  Watch for alligators!
  • North on Hwy 29 for 9 miles – watch for cormorants and herons
  • Turn around near Deep Lakes cycle for 13 miles to return to Everglades City
  • Ride causeway to Chokoloskee Island and back 8 miles total

23 Miles Road Bike Ride

  • Cycle north on Hwy 29 to US 41
  • Cycle north an additional 2.5 miles
  • Turn left at first road – Janes Scenic Dr
  • Follow Janes Scenic Dr through Copeland to Fakahatchee Headquarters
  • Turn around at Fakahatchee Headquarters and return to Everglades City on same route
  • Ride causeway to Chokoloskee Island and back

16 Miles Road Bike Ride

  • Cycle north on Hwy 29 to US 41
  • Turn around and return to Everglades City
  • Ride causeway to Chokoloskee Island and back

10 Miles Road Bike Ride

  • Cycle north on Hwy 29
  • Turn around after crossing bridge at north end of town
  • Ride causeway to Chokoloskee Island and back

No matter what distance you decide to ride you can be sure that you will have a fun day in Everglades City.  Spend the rest of the day and enjoy Smallwood’s Store Museum and the many seafood restaurants.  Think how much fun it would be to return to your own Naples home after a great day and relax knowing that you own a home in Naples!  Contact me so that we can start the search for your new home.

Remember, it is always toasty in Naples and you deserve your piece of Naples Florida sunshine!

 

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