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“Wonderful Bike Trail” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Tallahassee-St. Marks Historic Railroad State Trail

Ranked #16 of 81 things to do in Tallahassee
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Owner description: Trail following Florida's oldest railroad line.
Tallahassee, Florida
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“Wonderful Bike Trail”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2013

Whether you enjoy mountain biking, road biking, or just walking, these trails are beautiful and nice. These are not really for amateurs as there are many trees and obstacles inches from the road, but if you can ride proficiently, then you should have no problems.

Visited September 2013
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Tallahassee, Florida
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“One of our favorite rides”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2013

This is an easy, scenic spin from Tallahassee to St. Marks. Once we reach st. Marks, we either ride up to the lighthouse, or tool around the docks. The entire trail is smoothly paved. The overhanging canopy of trees offers shade. One quick warning to female cyclists and runners: please bring a partner. I've never experienced any problems, but have heard about some safety issues in the more secluded sections of the trail.

Visited August 2013
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Tallahassee, Florida
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“Best bike trail on Tally”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2013

If you are used to flatland trails this is a must for hilly Tallahassee. This trail is nicely shaded by mature trees, perfect for a hot summer bike ride.

Visited July 2013
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“Ride in the shade without traffic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2013

In hot days, a great place to ride your bike is the St. Mark's trail. A "Rails-to-Trails" project, it is almost exactly flat, newly paved, with a canopy of tress protecting you from the hot sun. You can go all the way to St. Marks, or turn around anytime. There are rest rooms and benches for stopping if desired.

Visited July 2013
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Tallahassee
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“Just perfect”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2013

This trail is absolutely wonderful. Well maintained and beautiful on a lovely spring day.

If you have a couple hours to kill and want to ride bikes, jog, walk or just enjoy the outdoors, give this place a try!!

Personally I LOVE to go mountain biking on Munson Trail. The trail head is at the park close to the intersection of Capital Circle and Woodville HWY. It is the best trail in Tallahassee, in my humble opinion!

Visited June 2013
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