Flatwoods Paved Trail

Flatwoods Paved Trail

AJ's Bikes Local Trails - Flatwoods Paved Trail

 

Park Information

The Trail: 

A seven mile, very wide paved loop through the forest with a two mile extension to the Bruce B. Downs parking area.  This park has facilities at the main entrance, and water stations/rest stops placed throughout the seven mile loop.

Directions:

For Main Entrance -

From AJ's Bikes in Valrico, Florida - take a right out of the parking lot, stay on Bloomingdale Avenue to US Highway 301, turn right onto US 301 stay in the right lane and follow signs to enter onto I-75 heading North.  Take Exit for Fletcher Avenue (old Exit #55), turn left off the exit ramp, stay straight for several miles.  Park will be in a heavily wooded area on the left.  Look for an orange street sign that says Flatwoods Park, loop is straight back, parking is plentiful.

For Bruce B. Downs Entrance -

From AJ's Bikes in Valrico, Florida -  take a right out of the parking lot, stay on Bloomingdale Avenue to US Highway 301, turn right onto US 301 stay in the right lane and follow signs to enter onto I-75 heading North.  Take Exit for Bruce B. Downs Avenue (old Exit 56), parking area is just past the Chilis Restaurant on the right.  Trail starts from the parking lot.