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Best trails in Bradenton

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Looking for a great trail near Bradenton, Florida? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, walking trails, kid friendly trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Little Manatee River State Park or Myakka River State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Alderman Ford Park or Sawgrass Lake Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Bradenton ranging from 1.6 to 7.5 miles and from 3 to 9 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Bradenton
Top trails (7)
#1 - Robinson's Preserve Trail
Bradenton, Florida
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Length: 7.5 mi • Est. 3 h 3 m
Paved and gravel trails. One area of challenging single track thru mangrovesShow more
#2 - Desoto National Memorial Park Trail
Bradenton, Florida
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 25 m
NOTE: As of October 2019, a portion of the trail is closed for rebuilding the boardwalk. Keep in mind that when high tide is up, a portion of the trail will be underwater. Show more
#3 - Spoonbill Trail and Osprey Loop
Robinson Preserve
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
There are some blacktop trails that are wheelchair accessible.Show more
#4 - Perico Preserve Loop
Bradenton, Florida
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 39 m
Perico Preserve Loop is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bradenton, Florida that features a lake. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking, walking,Show more
#5 - Gopher Trail Loop
Lake Manatee State Park
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 27 m
Lake Manatee State Park is a perfect example of the quiet and relaxed atmosphere that some of Florida's natural areas have to offer. Today, the 2,400 acre reservoir that makes up Lake Manatee suppliesShow more
#6 - Bradenton Riverwalk Trail
Bradenton, Florida
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 54 m
The Bradenton Riverwalk is a paved trail alongside the Manatee River that offers a number of attractions, including views of the city and nearby bridges, a sand volleyball court, a skate park, a playgShow more
#7 - Neal Preserve Loop
Neal Preserve
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 12 m
120 acres include both coastal habitats, such as mangrove forests and salt terns, as well as pockets of oak hammock uplands. Features passive outdoor recreation 20 foot tall observation tower, shell tShow more