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Level: Beginner
Length: 0 mi (0 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Network
Elevation: +279/184 ft
Total: 66 riders
 

Mountain Biking Rollercoaster

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#62 of 289 mountain bike trails in Florida
#2,883 in the world

One of the Red (advanced) trails at Carter Road. The name pretty much says it all. Quick ups and downs. Surprising for a Florida Trail. One option you can take has a crazy STEEP slope you can go down. It's almost like looking down a wall when you're at the top of it. Overall, this trail is pretty short. It is more of a link trail.

First added by afullsodacan on Nov 26, 2011. Last updated Apr 28, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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Getting there
Take I-4 to Lakeland to Exit 18. Head South on Highway 37 approximately 12 to 15 miles. (Also known as 98 or South Florida Avenue) towards Mulberry. The last major intersection along 37 prior to the trail is Shepherd Road. Approximately 1 mile past the Shepherd Road intersection turn left on Carter Road (East) Entrance to park is approximately 3/4 mile on the right (south).
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  • DonL89
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    The map shown here is for Carter Rd MTB trials of which Roller coaster is a part. Shout out to these trailbuilders, i belive is the Ridgeriders, for a very challenging technical ride with tons of wood features. Only negative was lots of patches of loose sand

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  • Kenny Koon
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    Great trail system. This was my first ride and can't wait to go back.

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  • BigScruffy
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    I'm pretty sure you used a picture of gatorback fro Alafia on the cover

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  • afullsodacan
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    Awesome little trail! Had a blast on this the last time I was at Carter Road. It is short, but it packs a wallop. Quick climbs and descents, and it seems a little less technical than the fingers. I haven't been able to make myself go down the crazy steep slope yet. Watch out for other riders on this trail as it criss-crosses with a blue trail in some parts.

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