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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Explore some of the best mountain biking throughout Florida, the southeastern U.S. and even internationally.

      Santos includes 80+ miles of single-track diverse bike trails for beginners as well as expert-level trails that will challenge even the most elite riders.

      Developed and maintained through a partnership with the volunteer-based Ocala Mountain Bike Association, Santos is perennially rated as one of the best mountain bike facilities in existence. Numerous wooden “features” and the Vortex Freeride area located in a former limerock quarry provide extreme terrain in the flatlands of Florida.
      Parking google parking directions
      Links
      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      Region Details
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      Open on 11 hours
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      OMBA
      (www.omba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #191
      State Ranking
      #4
      Trails (view details)
      21
      Trails Mountain Bike
      22
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      18
      Trails Trail Running
      18
      Total Distance
      27 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      1,406 ft
      Total Vertical
      68 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      114 ft
      Reports
      158
      Photos
      866
      Ridden Counter
      7,823

      Photos of Santos Mountain Bike

      trail: Cow Bone
      1 |
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 1:13pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Cow Bone, My City
      trail: Cow Bone
      1 |
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 1:12pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Cow Bone, My City
      trail: Cow Bone
      1 |
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 1:12pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Cow Bone, My City
      trail: Cow Bone
      1 |
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 1:12pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Cow Bone, My City
      more photos »

      Videos of Santos Mountain Bike

      Magic Mountain Wipeout @ Santos MTB Park
      1:41 | 173 | Sep 5, 2009
      John Brown Trail @ Santos MTB Park
      trail: John Brown
      6:21 | 268 | Jun 19, 2009
      Santos / Vortex MTB Ride
      5:04 | 37 | Aug 18, 2018
      Skill Trail Santos, Ocala FL
      1:36 | 49 | Aug 14, 2018
      more videos »

      Santos Mountain Bike Routes

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      Santos/OMBA Epic Ride
      43 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #364570Mosh24trailBryar PatchThis is a short, but oh-so fun trail in the...
      Nov 28, 2018 @ 7:01am
      Nov 28, 2018
      user #1225543Bigshaun89trailAnthillTree down at end of trail ad of 6/19/18
      Jun 19, 2018 @ 12:12pm
      Jun 19, 2018
      user #1006325neologisticzandtrailSinkholeTrail has changed in the past few months after...
      Jul 12, 2017 @ 1:00pm
      Jul 12, 2017
      user #731017stinkbikeliestrailSinkholeOne of the funnest trails in Florida for...
      Oct 12, 2015 @ 5:01am
      Oct 12, 2015
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      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1471489CoachronnieaddridelogJan 22, 2019 ride log
      Jan 22, 2019 @ 2:50pm
      2 hours
      user #980084hproctoraddreportCanopy and 3 more
      Jan 22, 2019 @ 11:36am
      6 hours
      user #980084hproctoraddridelogJan 22, 2019 ride log
      Jan 22, 2019 @ 8:46am
      8 hours
      user #1196958R21954addridelogJan 21, 2019 ride log
      Jan 21, 2019 @ 2:00pm
      1 days
      user #1384479Scool191addridelogJan 21, 2019 ride log
      Jan 21, 2019 @ 10:06am
      1 days
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      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Santos Skill Parkskill parkOcala
      Vortexskill parkOcala
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      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Spider Kingdom 4 2 10.7 km
      Vortex 5 3 20.8 km
      Landbridge 33.4 km
      Christmas Section 1 14.8 km
      Nayl's 1 25.7 km
      • By brenthillier NSMBA Plus & contributors
      • Admins: rondoth, OMBA, rondoth
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