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Best trails in Venice

363 Reviews
Looking for a great trail near Venice, Florida? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views 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 Myakka River State Park or Oscar Scherer State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Sleeping Turtle Preserve North or Myakkahatchee Creek Greenway. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 6 easy trails in Venice ranging from 1.6 to 21.5 miles and from 6 to 22 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 Venice
Top trails (9)
#1 - The Legacy Trail
Venice, Florida
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Length: 21.5 mi • Est. 8 h 42 m
The Legacy Trail is a 21.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Venice, Florida that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#2 - Sleeping Turtle Trail (North)
Sleeping Turtle Preserve North
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 32 m
Sleeping Turtle Trail (North) is a 1.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Venice, Florida that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#3 - Jelks Preserve Trail
Venice, Florida
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 1 h 59 m
Jelks Preserve Trail is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Venice, Florida that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of aShow more
#4 - Deer Prairie Creek Loop
Venice, Florida
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Deer Prairie Creek Loop is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Venice, Florida and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and horses. Dogs are alsoShow more
#5 - Venitian Waterway Park Trail
Venice, Florida
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Length: 10.6 mi • Est. 4 h 19 m
Venitian Waterway Park Trail is a 10.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Venice, Florida that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for wShow more
#6 - Sleeping Turtle Preserve Southern Loop
Sleeping Turtle Preserve North
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 39 m
Sleeping Turtle Preserve Southern Loop is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Venice, Florida that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offeShow more
#7 - Boldly Go Bike Trail
T. Mabry Carlton, Jr. Memorial Reserve
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
Boldly Go Bike Trail is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Venice, Florida that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of Show more
#8 - Myakka River from Upper Myakka Lake
Venice, Florida
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Length: 8.2 mi
Myakka River from Upper Myakka Lake is a 8.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Venice, Florida that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail Show more
#9 - Venetian Waterways Trail
Venice Bypass Park
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Length: 10.6 mi
Venetian Waterways Trail is a 10.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Venice, Florida that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number oShow more