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Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail

2 Imeson Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32220
+1 904-573-2498
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Very nice

I did not ride this but my son did while training for a olympic triathlon. He said it was great... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Tim W
Beautiful Trail to enjoy a safe ride

This trail runs East/West along an unused paved over railraod bed. No cars or motorized vehicles... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
Valeri V
Middleburg, Florida
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Once a part of the CSX railway line, the Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail will be a thoroughfare for hikers, bikers, and equestrians when complete. This unique park provides a 14.5-mile greenway between Imeson Road and County Road 121, just past the town of Baldwin.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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2 Imeson Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32220
+1 904-573-2498
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

I did not ride this but my son did while training for a olympic triathlon. He said it was great for that. Not great scenery but safe and not much traffic to worry about.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This trail runs East/West along an unused paved over railraod bed. No cars or motorized vehicles are allowed so its much safer to enjoy, esp with children... In places it is wonderfullly shaded and wooded then will open up to meadows and open areas. At...More

1  Thank Valeri V
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Trail is well maintained with good pavement some roots pushing up here and there. . There are ample parking areas along the way with bathrooms here and there. A great mix of riding styles: cycling club group rides, individuals riders of varying abilities, walkers, families...More

1  Thank Health-traveler
Reviewed 9 May 2016

This over 14 mile long, wide asphalt trail runs from an Imeson Road parking lot in Jacksonville to a delightful park in Baldwin with picnic space, playground, and even a small skatepark. If you are used to starting at Imeson, and don't do the whole...More

2  Thank Winifreed
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I absolutely love riding the Jacksonville-Baldwin Trail! It's one of my favorite things to do in Jax. It's suitable for walking, running, bicycling, dog walking, etc. but we love to bike it. The pavement is very smooth and well-kept, and overall it's a really fun...More

2  Thank StewbieDewbieDoo
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is the old railroad line that ran from downtown to Baldwin and beyond. It was converted to a nature Bike trail some years ago and is visited by many folks of all ages.

1  Thank 351jmc
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Went mid week. Great place for a relaxing ride or for the serious rider. Smooth asphalt. Tree canopied most of the way. Benches along the way to take a break. Bathrooms also at various locations along the way. All in all, worth the trip. We...More

2  Thank JACK F
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

This walking and biking trail offers a pleasant alternative to the hustle and bustle of the city. The trail is wide enough for four or five bicycles and is paved. It runs for 14 miles to the countryside. The trail is mostly shaded during the...More

1  Thank johnnymars
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This is a great ride for bicyclers who are tired of dodging traffic. It is a nice asphalt path through woods, farmland and residential areas. The day I went there were serious bikers, couples, kids with training wheels, kids in strollers, walkers, joggers and even...More

1  Thank Larry3028
Reviewed 1 March 2016

This was an excellent place to ride our bikes today. The trail is flat, paved and smooth. The trees are pines and palms. There were cows in some of the fields. There are very clean restrooms. There is easy parking. There was very little traffic....More

1  Thank travelingrm
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2 July 2017|
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Response from sfaggard | Reviewed this property |
I called Duval county parks department. They said they have no policy about scooters not being allowed. They did voice concern depending on the distance you plan to go is that your battery is fully charged. It is 12 miles... More
Kelly R
25 April 2017|
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Response from sfaggard | Reviewed this property |
No it to big and considered a motorized and to big.Only handicap scooters would be allowed.
16 January 2017|
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Response from JayDave44 | Reviewed this property |
There are several spots to do this.