Map of the South Lake Trail


South Lake Trail

South Lake Trail Florida map area

South Lake Trail


15.2 miles




Groveland, Clermont, Oakland


Lake Lucy, Lake Apopka, Lake Minneola, Lake Sumpter State College, Waterfront Park


West Orange Trail


Regional Trails

The South Lake Trail is a 15.2-mile long paved pathway that extends between Groveland and Clermont in Central Florida, to the west of Orlando. The trail wraps around the south end of Lake Minneola and then connects to the West Orange Trail on the south side of Lake Apopka. The route offers beautiful views of the lakes with their boats and shorelines.


The South Lake Trail is paved for its entire route and is open for bike riding, walking and running. The trail does cross a number of streets along the route.


The South Lake Trail goes through the communities of Groveland, Clermont and Oakland in Lake County in Central Florida.

Points of Interest

The South Lake Trail goes past the following points of interest:

  • Lake Lucy
  • Lake Hiawatha Preserve
  • Lake Minneola
  • Clemont Historic Village Museum
  • Clemont Boathouse
  • Waterfront Park
  • Cypress Ridge Elementary School
  • Clemont Middle School
  • Minneola Trailhead Park
  • Cooper Memorial Library
  • Lake Sumpter State College
  • NTC Softball Facility
  • Killarney Station
Local Trails

West Orange Trail: The east end of the South Lake Trail meets the west end of the West Orange Trail at Killarney Station on the south end of Apopka Lake.

End Points

The west end of the South Lake Trail is located along county Road 565A at Silver Eagle Road in Groveland.

The east end of the trail is located at Killarney Station at Old Highway 50E and Lake Boulevard in Oakland. There is parking and a restroom at this location.


Following are links to official off-site resources to find out more details about the South Lake Trail in Central Florida.