Berkley Rd is a south turn off of SR 33 in Polk City. Berkley Road runs south to US 92 in Auburndale. If coming from Polk City, the trailhead is a very short distance on right after turn. If coming north from Auburndale on Berkley Road, trail head is approximately 8.5 miles on left.
Description: The Van Fleet trail is a rails-to-trails paved trail, running through farm and woodlands. In recent years, a bathroom facility has been added on the trail about ¼ to ½ mile from Polk City parking lot.
We will bike about 10 miles up to the Green Pond Road trailhead. We will take a break there for snacks before returning to Polk City. Total biking distance about 20 miles. Please see links below for more info on this trail.
After the bike ride, all are invited to have lunch at Country Angel Restaurant, 122 N Commonwealth Ave, Polk City, FL 33868-9583.
Bring: Bicycle, water, snacks, sun and insect protection. Helmets advised for all but required for anyone under age 16. If you are planning to eat at Country Angel, please bring cash.