South Florida Rides

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Destination Conch Republic

Scenic Ride 40

Key West is a very unique place. The waterfront setting, the open-minded attitude, and the party mindset combine to make it an ideal destination when you're looking to kick back and relax. Getting there isn't very difficult as there's only one road into and out of the Florida Keys, US1 which is also known as the Overseas Highway. The ride can be done in a few hours or it can turn into a week-long excursion as you explore the small towns and attractions along the way. Enjoy the ride and all that the Florida Keys have to offer, but remember, you gotta go home one of these days. Or do you?

Road Name - Direction - Miles

  1. Start in Miami at US 41 and SR 97 intersection.
  2. SR 997/Krome Ave - South - 22.4 Miles
  3. US 1 - Right - 0.2 Miles
  4. Old Card Sound Road - Left - 16.7 Miles
  5. (Toll Bridge on this route - $1.50 Sunpass/$2.50 via license plate
  6. SR 905 - Right - 9.2 Miles
  7. US 1 - Left - 102 Miles
  8. Arrive in Key West. Put your toes in the sand and enjoy.

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Heartland Ride #2

Scenic Ride 29

The area northwest of Lake Okeechobee is known as Florida's Heartland. Citrus groves, farm fields, and cattle ranches cover this area. There are quaint and historic towns like Arcadia, Avon Park and Wauchula along the route with excellent opportunities for dining and sightseeing. Highlands Hammock State Park is one of the state's oldest and Lake Placid's business district has more than 40 murals depicting everything from dinosaurs to the Last Supper. 

Road Name - Direction - Miles

  1. Start at intersection of SR 70 & US 27
  2. US 27 - North - 9.7 Miles
  3. CR 17 - Right - 6.7 Miles
  4. US 98 - Left - 0.5 Miles
  5. CR 178 - Right - 3.4 Miles
  6. CR 623/Airport Rd - Left - 2.8 Miles
  7. SE Lakeview Dr - Left - 1.1 Miles
  8. Keep Right at the fork in the road
  9. US 27/0S 08 - Straight - 1.7 Miles
  10. CR 634/Hammock Rd - Left - 8.0 Miles
  11. Parnell Rd - Right - 1.8 Miles
  12. Steve Roberts Special - Left - 10.8 Miles
  13. SR 64 - Left - 0.8 Miles
  14. US 17/SR 35 - Right - 10.3
  15. FL 664/NW County Line - Right - 12.1
  16. w Bereah Rd - Left - 2.4
  17. Avon Park Cutoff - Right - 4.8
  18. US 27/US 98 - Right - 6.4
  19. SR 64/W Main St - Right - 6.8
  20. SR 671/Parnell Rd - Left - 10.8
  21. Crossing SR 66 - Straight
  22. Crewsville Rd - Straight - 9.3
  23. Sweetwater Rd - Left - 5.9
  24. US 17/SR 35 - Left - 14.4
  25. SR 70/E Magnolia St - Left - 32.7
  26. Return to starting point

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MARCO ISLAND

Scenic Ride 16

Heading through Naples on 1-75? Get off the super slab and check out the southwest corner of the state. This ride gives you a taste of Naples and a tour of scenic Marco Island. There are beautiful coastal views as you roll through marshlands and past a few mansions along this leisurely ride. Ride safe!

Road Name - Direction - Miles

  1. Start in Naples at 1-75 and Golden Gate Pkwy
  2. Golden Gate Pkwy - West - 3.4
  3. Goodette-Frank Rd - Left - 2.0
  4. Tamiami TrI/US 41 - Left - 6.6 Miles
  5. Barefoot Williams Rd - Right - 1.7 Miles
  6. Tower Rd - Left - 0.6 Miles
  7. Collier Blvd/SR 951 - Right - 10.1 Miles
  8. Winterberry Dr - Left - 1.6 Miles
  9. Barfield Dr - Left - 0.6 Miles
  10. San Marco Rd/SR 92 - Right - 9.4 Miles
  11. Tamiami Tri/US 41 - Left - 8.1 Miles
  12. Collier Blvd/SR 951 Right - 6.9 Miles
  13. Brings you back to 1-75-Have a safe ride home.

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LAKE "O" East Side Ride

Scenic Ride 15

Good riding roads are rare to be found between the eastern shore of Lake Okeechobee and the Atlantic coast, but we found a nice little route that you're sure to enjoy. The ride isn't all that long but make sure you've got enough fuel before you start as you won't find a lot available on this ride. You will enjoy some scenic backroads and a few stretches of canopied highway along the way to afford some shade from the sun.

Road Name - Direction - Miles

  1. Start west of Stuart at intersection of SW Martin Hwy & SW Citrus Blvd
  2. SW Citrus Blvd/CR 76A - South - 15.9 Miles
  3. SW Warfield/SR 710 - Right - 4.1 Miles
  4. SW Fox Brown Rd - Right - 8.6 Miles
  5. SW Martin Hwy/CR 714 - Left - 7.7 Miles
  6. SW Warfield Blvd/SR 710 - Left - 15.0 Miles
  7. SW Allapatah Rd - Left 9.1 Miles
  8. SW Martin Hwy/CR 714 - Right - 9.8 Miles
  9. Returns you to the starting point.

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"O" What A Ride!

Scenic Ride 08

The Interstate highways will get you up and down the peninsular part of Florida quickly on either coast but the good riding is smack dab in the middle of the state. This ride from Okeechobee to Ocala is a backroad honey hole and includes portions of three designated Scenic Byways; The Ridge is at the start, The Green Mountain winds along Lake Apopka, and the Florida Black Bear takes you through the Ocala National Forest. Ride the full route or pick out a slice along the way to enjoy.

Road Name - Direction - Miles

  1. Start in Okeechobee at intersection of SR 70 and US 98
  2. US 98 - North 42.2 Miles
  3. US 98/US 27 - Right 20.6 Miles
  4. SR 17/N Scenic Hwy - Right - 35.0 Miles
  5. E Hinson Ave - Right - 0.3 Miles
  6. US 17/US 92/SR 700 - Left - 4.1 Miles
  7. Magnolia St - Left - 0.1 Miles
  8. Polk 547/Lee Jackson Hwy - Right - 6.3 Miles
  9. Ron Reagan Pkwy/Polk 54 - Left - 3.7 Miles
  10. Champions Gate Blvd - Right - 0.4 Miles
  11. Masters Blvd - Left - 0.8 Miles
  12. S Goodman Rd - Straight - 4.9 Miles
  13. Westside Rd - Right - 2.0 Miles
  14. CR 545/Avalon Rd - Right - 16.3 Miles
  15. Tildenville School Rd - Straight - 0.3 Miles
  16. SR 438/Oakland Ave - Left - 3.1 Miles
  17. SR 438 - Right - 0.4 Miles
  18. Old County Rd 50 - Straight - 1.9 Miles
  19. CR 455 = Straight - .3 Miles
  20. CR 455 - Left - 5.5 Miles
  21. Traffic Circle straight on CR 455 - 1.7 Miles
  22. CR 561 - Right - 8.7 Miles
  23. SR 19 - Right - 2.0 Miles
  24. SR 19/44/500 Burleigh - Right - 3.0 Miles
  25. Ramp for SR 19 - Right - 0.2 Miles
  26. SR 19/Bay St - Left - 1.7 Miles
  27. SGrove St - Straight - 1.1 Miles
  28. SR 19 N - Straight - 22.4 Miles
  29. SR 40 - Left - 32.0 Miles
  30. Ending point is Ocala

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