Bicycling is a great way for you to discover secret hideaways all around our area, and whether you’re out to explore hidden mansions, explore little known paths or ride in mangrove forests, this is the place to find what your looking for.
Family Biking Spots:
9060 W Indiantown Rd,
Jupiter, FL 33478
I was drawn to the park because of its diverse range of activities, which included hiking, biking, birdwatching, and kayaking, among many others. One of the highlights of my visit was a two-hour bike ride with my daughter, during which we encountered some fascinating wildlife, like a baby alligator, baby raccoons, and even a close encounter with deer. The park’s natural beauty and friendly staff left a lasting impression on us.
However, there was one notable drawback to our visit. Despite having my service animal with me, I encountered some challenges with the staff. They questioned the presence of my service animal and suggested that I stay in the front area of the park rather than exploring the trails. This experience was both disappointing and a reminder that not all staff were aware of the legal rights of individuals with service animals.
Overall, the positive aspects of this park, including its wide range of activities and abundant wildlife, outweighed the negative experience I had with the service animal issue. I would highly recommend this park for those seeking a day of outdoor adventure and wildlife encounters.
16450 SE Federal Hwy,
Hobe Sound, FL, United States
The mountain biking trails here are simply outstanding. Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced rider, there’s a trail for you. I spent hours exploring these trails, and it was an absolute blast. The park also offers flat trails and roads where you can ride and soak in the natural beauty and wildlife – from alligators to birds. There are plenty of rest spots along the way, making it a fantastic biking adventure.
Now, on the downside, if biking isn’t your thing, there may not be as much to do here. While I had an amazing time on the trails, the park might not cater to everyone’s interests. But if you’re a biking enthusiast, you’ll definitely appreciate what this place has to offer.
Lake Trail in Palm Beach
S Lake Trail,
Palm Beach, FL, United States
I recently had the pleasure of exploring the beautiful trail in the north part of Palm Beach. The experience was fantastic, and I spent an entire day biking through the area. The scenery was breathtaking, making it a wonderful place for outdoor enthusiasts like me.
One of the things I particularly enjoyed was the opportunity to take a leisurely ride, soaking in the surroundings. The area provided a tranquil atmosphere, perfect for a peaceful bike ride. There were also plenty of spots to sit down, especially in the evening, to gaze at the city lights reflecting on the water. It was a mesmerizing sight.
The trail is versatile, catering to various outdoor activities, from rollerblading to biking or simply taking a stroll. It’s a great place for families, friends, partners, or even solo adventures.
Mountain Biking Spot:
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Mountain Biking Trail
16450 SE Federal Hwy,
Hobe Sound, FL, United States
As a passionate mountain biker, I can’t help but rave about this park. It’s a haven for biking enthusiasts with trails suitable for all levels, making it a thrilling biking destination. The pristine natural surroundings teem with wildlife, providing an enchanting backdrop for our rides.
What’s remarkable is the range of activities offered here, from mountain biking to kayaking and canoeing. Pet owners appreciate the dog-friendly policy. Additional amenities like camping spaces, a nature museum, and a scenic tower add to the park’s charm.
Nonetheless, some visitors felt the park lacked diverse activities beyond biking, and a few had negative encounters with the staff. Despite these minor drawbacks, the park remains a top-notch biking destination I truly enjoy.
Dyer Park Mountain Bike Trail
Unnamed Road, West Palm Beach,
FL, United States
I recently explored Dyer Park for some mountain biking adventures. It’s a great spot, especially if you’re new to mountain biking. The trails are suitable for beginners, and the family-friendly atmosphere makes it perfect for a day out with your loved ones.
What sets this park apart is its unique terrain; it’s one of the few places in the area with hills to bike up and down. The picturesque views of the lake and the surrounding area are truly captivating. Plus, the park is a haven for birdwatchers. I was pleasantly surprised by how serene and secluded it felt, despite its popularity.
On the downside, I did hear about some safety concerns. Sadly, there have been reports of theft, so it’s essential to be vigilant. Also, the park seems to be facing environmental issues, such as littering and drivers not respecting the designated paths. This can affect the overall experience.
Pinehurst Mountain Bike Trail
2400 Pinehurst Dr,
Greenacres, FL, United States
The cross country trails here are simply phenomenal. The trail maintenance team, known as the FORCE team, deserves major kudos for their dedication in keeping these trails in tip-top shape. It’s a real blessing for our community, and we’re incredibly fortunate to have a place that truly captures the essence of remote outdoor riding.
What I really appreciate is the variety of trails available. Whether you’re a novice or an advanced rider, there’s a path for you. You’ll encounter obstacles, narrow trails, and plenty of shade. And, let me tell you, the cardio and leg workout you get here is fantastic. The whole experience is loads of fun, with well-marked trails that keep you on the right path.