What could be a better way of getting out to appreciate the charms of Mount Dora than touring it by bicycle? Meander through the side streets of its historic town center and appreciate the picturesque cottages set among tree-lined streets with towering great oaks laced with sunlit Spanish moss.
Experience relaxation and fun on comfortable, easy to ride, safe, shady, scenic, roads. Pack lunch and find a quiet and shady spot within one of the many lakefront parks and savor the fantastic natural beauty of Lake Dora where nature and wildlife are in abundance.
Mount Dora Bicycle Festival
Looking for a more vigorous cycling experience? Plan on joining hundreds of riders who participate in the annual Mount Dora Bicycle Festival. The ride is typically scheduled in the month of October and offers various ride lengths between 20 to 100 miles. Stay up to date with upcoming events.
Mount Dora Bike Trail
For those looking to get off the roads and onto the trails, the Mount Dora Bike Trail is hugely popular. This well-reviewed trail is a 2.5 mile, lightly trafficked loop located at 1550 E 11th Ave in Mount Dora. The trail features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. Check out more details HERE!
Lake Apopka Hammock Trail
Lake Apopka Hammock Trail is a 2.7 mile loop that is good for all skill levels. This lightly trafficked loop trail is located near Mount Dora and many enjoy the trail for hiking, walking, and bird watching. More details HERE.
Seminole State Forest Trail
Seminole State Forest Trail is a 12.6 mile loop in Eustis good for all skill levels. Dogs are permitted. Check HERE for more information.
Lake Apopka Loop Trail
Lake Apopka Loop Trail is a 17.6 mile bike and hiking trail. This moderately trafficked trail follows along the north shore offering plenty of wildlife. Note that this trail is only open on weekends and holidays. Check HERE for more details.
If you enjoyed this list, check out our recommendations for Mount Dora Parks and Playgrounds!