Mountain Bike Trails
Space Coast Central

This section includes destinations for Mountain Bike or Wilderness Riding Trails in the Central Brevard County Area of Florida's Space Coast.

River Lakes Conservation Area
River lakes Conservation Area is part of the Upper St. John's River Marsh Wildlife Management Area, and encompasses 36,156 acres of the St johns River Watershed from State Road 520 west of Cocoa to State Road 192 west of Melbourne, and includes lakes Poinsett, Winder and Washington. The one hiking access to the property is the Mocassin Island Trail. The trailhead is located at the very end of Wickham Road in Melbourne. From the trailhead have a choice of hiking to the North or to the South. The north section is about 2.5 miles and ultimately ends at an observation point near Lake Winder. The South section will take you 2.6 miles south and west to the Oak Hammock Loop, which is itself about 2 miles, near the St John's River. Among the wildlife species seen here are wood storks, bald eagles, and many other species associated with the vast wetlands. Portions of this trail system may be seasonally flooded.
Mocassin Island Trails Map
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GPS N 28 13.797 W 80 48.644
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Merritt Island
Ulumay Wildlife Sancturary
805 Sykes Creek Parkway, Merritt Island
FROM US Hwy 1 go 2.9 miles east on SR-520, turn left and go about 0.5 miles on Sykes Creek Parkway. The park entrance is on the left.
Projecting into Sykes Creek at the southwest corner of the park is a pier commonly known as the Old Humpbacked Troll Bridge. There are also dikes along the impoundment with about 7 miles of hiking and biking trails.
Open after 7:00 a.m. until dark.
GPS N 28 22.317 W 80 40.426
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