With its impressive 272 acres, Miami Vista View boasts a feature not commonly found in South Florida—hills! Every rider knows that means a potentially exciting and challenging session. With a current ranking of 169th out of the 285 bike trails on offer in the greater Florida area, Vista View Park is 1,4 miles long and shaped in a “Horse Loop.”
Long climbs and fast downhill sections are only two of the reasons why this park is a popular choice. With its variety of fun activities, it’s easy to see why it’s many families’ go-to for a fun day out.
Avid cyclists will be delighted to learn that there are several bike trails in the area that will provide hours of entertainment. Some of the more popular trails are listed below.
|Trail Name||Average Trail Distance|
|Markham Park||2.7 mi (4.5 km)|
|Snyder Park||7.4 mi (12 km)|
|Amelia Earhart Park||8 mi (13 km)|
|Oleta River State Park||9.9 mi (16.5 km)|
|Quiet Waters Park||12.4 mi (20.5 km)|
With its double-track loop configuration, the bike trail offers an elevation of +112 and a decent of -184 ft. Its 1.4-mile (2.25 km) length makes it the ideal track for beginners who want a fun day out that includes a cycling session.
Vista View Park offers fun for the whole family with a variety of fun outdoor activities. Some of the more common activities on offer include the following:
Since Vista View Park is a popular hot spot in the Florida area, many events are scheduled throughout the year. This includes running and cycling events as well as outdoor concerts and festivals. With this in mind, it’s a good idea to book your potential riding sessions in advance to avoid being disappointed by the availability of certain amenities on a specific day.
Be advised that the gate fee is $1.50 per person on weekends and holidays. Children under 5 can enter for free. The park’s trading hours are between 8 am to 7:30 pm Monday to Sunday.