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T. Mabry Carlton Reserve

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1800 Mabry Carlton Pkwy, Venice, FL 34292-1837
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Spacious reserve. Super quiet.

We have been here twice. It's BIG ! Loved all the hiking trails. Mountain bike--not so much. the... read more

Reviewed March 9, 2018
Heidi M
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Mystic, Connecticut
Mountain biking

Great mountain biking in Florida without the mountains. Close to Venice'a wonderful beaches but a... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2017
Steve C
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1800 Mabry Carlton Pkwy, Venice, FL 34292-1837
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

We have been here twice. It's BIG ! Loved all the hiking trails. Mountain bike--not so much. the "boldlygo trail" is super narrow with tight turns and massive roots. We were on hybrid bikes, which I would not do again. Next time I will stick...More

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Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Great mountain biking in Florida without the mountains. Close to Venice'a wonderful beaches but a world away.

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Reviewed May 17, 2017

This is a HUGE reserve with over 80 mi. of trails. Most trails are for mountain bikes but maybe 1/3 you can ride with a good hybrid bike, like along the electrical tower gravel roads. If you do not like crowds you will like this...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2017

I was lucky enough to help build the very first mountain bike trails in this park. There are currently more than 10 miles of singletrack attached to 80 miles of fire roads. They host a mountain bike race every January. Go for an off road...More

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