If you love outdoor adventures, GlenLakes is a friendly neighbor to some of the best outdoors activities in the Sunshine State. Cycling among the beautiful naturalistic setting of Weeki Wachee favorite hobby among the locals. Below we have listed some of our favorite nearby cycling trails to explore!
Withlacoochee State Trail
With 46 miles of cycling pleasure, the Withlacoochee State Trail is a favorite of many. Florida’s Adventure Coast is lucky to have some of most picturesque views on the trail! Keep an eye out for wildlife as you pass by the Withlacoochee State Forest. The trail also runs close to the Withlacoochee River, and our itinerary includes spots to view the river and enjoy nearby hiking trails. Although much of this section has shade, be prepared with insect repellent, sunscreen and plenty of water. This trail is part of the Rails-to-Trails program and is mostly flat.
The Suncoast Trail
The Suncoast Trail is named for the highway which runs beside it, but the highway itself is not a distraction. Part of Florida’s Greenways & Trails system, the trail is an award-winning scenic 42 miles long with views and hilly terrain on the northern end. Keep an eye out for wildlife on the west side of the trail. Sometimes known for being a ‘wind tunnel,’ this trail calls for appropriate head gear; also wear insect repellent, sunscreen and bring plenty of water.
Just know, you don’t have to be outdoorsy to love our location. Grab a good book, a cup of coffee and just take in the scenic views of our neighborhood. Weeki Wachee is the perfect place to do all the activities you never dreamed of or simply relax and take in the serenity of our natural oasis. Become a resident of GlenLakes and see for yourself just how scenic and venture filled the likes of Weeki Wachee is.
Interact with us here, and just imagine waking up to all of this every day.