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      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
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      Region Details
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      • 1
      • 7
      • 9
      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 12, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails E-Bike
      21
      Trails Hike
      15
      Trails Trail Running
      15
      Total Distance
      27 miles
      Total Descent
      1,409 ft
      Total Vertical
      68 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      114 ft
      Reports
      801
      Photos
      937
      Ridden Counter
      20,252

      Santos Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Santos 15 Mile Loop
      16 miles
      Santos Expert's Expedition
      32 miles
      RON'S ride
      4 miles
      Santos Out and Back?
      60 miles
      17 mile Santos Ridepopular ridelog17 miles
      17 mile Santos Ridepopular ridelog17 miles
      4 mile Santos Ridepopular ridelog4 miles
      11 mile Santos All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog11 miles
      8 mile Santos Ridepopular ridelog8 miles
      9 mile Santos Ridepopular ridelog9 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      Past Week
      • 28 rides

      Photos of Santos Mountain Bike

      trail: Cow Bone
      7 |
      Aug 29, 2021 @ 7:25am
      Aug 29, 2021
      trail: Cow Bone
      9 |
      Aug 29, 2021 @ 7:25am
      Aug 29, 2021
      trail: Marsh Mallow
      14 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 10:14am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Pine Tree
      38 |
      Feb 16, 2021 @ 9:36am
      Feb 16, 2021
      trail: Pine Tree
      20 |
      Feb 16, 2021 @ 9:36am
      Feb 16, 2021
      trail: Pine Tree
      29 |
      Feb 16, 2021 @ 9:36am
      Feb 16, 2021
      trail: Pine Tree
      19 |
      Feb 16, 2021 @ 9:36am
      Feb 16, 2021
      trail: Pine Tree
      29 |
      Feb 16, 2021 @ 9:36am
      Feb 16, 2021

      Videos of Santos Mountain Bike

      Santos - Again
      trail: Dr. Ruth
      70 | Jan 11, 2021
      Magic Mountain Wipeout @ Santos MTB Park
      1:41 | 441 | Sep 5, 2009
      John Brown Trail @ Santos MTB Park
      trail: John Brown
      6:21 | 555 | Jun 19, 2009
      youtuber Santos 50 Mile Mountain Bike Out N Back - 4...

      4:4:31 | 66 | Apr 15, 2021
      youtuber Santos MTB Park Has Something For Everyone -...

      10:41 | 53 | Mar 23, 2021
      Santos  // Mountain Biking Florida // CBYR

      11:42 | 172 | Apr 19, 2020
      youtuber Santos MTB Park VanLife

      8:48 | 152 | Jan 9, 2020
      youtuber Florida man accused of breaking law of gravity

      16:34 | 310 | Feb 27, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Cow Bone
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 4:08am
      Oct 12, 2021
      DryRiodives
      Pine Tree
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 3:55am
      Oct 12, 2021
      DryRiodives

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2882031norton63riddentrailPine Tree and 1 more
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 11:28am
      3 days
      user #980084hproctoraddreportMarsh Mallow and 1 more
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 1:55pm
      Oct 12, 2021
      user #2107422RiodivesaddreportPine Tree and 1 more
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 3:55am
      Oct 12, 2021
      user #2722271BrinLaddreportDr. Ruth and 4 more
      Oct 11, 2021 @ 5:15am
      Oct 11, 2021
      user #980084hproctoraddreportMarsh Mallow and 2 more
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 4:21pm
      Oct 10, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2619163Davidn8gBUFtrailMagic MountainGreat area
      May 29, 2021 @ 4:26pm
      May 29, 2021
      user #364570chadbrochillstrailMiller MileIt’s open and rideable currently. Rode it...
      May 4, 2021 @ 8:07pm
      May 4, 2021
      user #1811576FloridaHasMTBTootrailMiller MileUnrideable. I attempted to ride this trail a...
      Apr 16, 2021 @ 6:28pm
      Apr 16, 2021
      user #1811576FloridaHasMTBTootrailJohn BrownThe non-vortex side's equivalent of Vortex....
      Apr 16, 2021 @ 6:27pm
      Apr 16, 2021
      user #2489306RobertZGGt9gtrailMiller MileWhats up with this trail? Very thin trail and...
      Jan 19, 2021 @ 8:39am
      Jan 19, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Spider Kingdom 4 2 10.7 km
      Vortex 8 2 3 10.8 km
      Landbridge 3 13.4 km
      Christmas Section 1 14.8 km
      Nayl's 1 25.7 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2427 miles1,407 ft10 miles69 ft
      #212#8593680147,790
      E-Bike2127 miles1,404 ft10 miles69 ft
      #66#14793135
      Hike1523 miles932 ft9 miles66 ft
      #367#219178721
      Trail Running1523 miles932 ft9 miles66 ft
      #369#21978716
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