Northport Trail For Mountain Biking
The 30th most popular mountain bike trail in Florida.
Wednesday 20 July 2016 03:12 GMT
East of Sarasota starting near Northport, the winding 12 mile Northport Trail follows both sides of Myakkahatchee Creek. Watch for river otter and gators. To reach mountain biking at the northern trailhead, follow US75 to Exit 33. Head north on Sumter Blvd. Turn left on tropicane Road and then right on Reisterstown Road. Park at Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park.
Overall, Northport Trail is the 30th most popular mountain bike trail of all 58 mountain biking rides in Florida. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Northport Trail including Myakka River State Park, Boyette County Park, Babcock/Webb Wildlife Area, Carlton Reserve, Oscar Scherer State Park and North / South Loops.