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The trail follows the route of the former Marianna and Blountstown (M&B) Railroad from Blountstown (county seat for Calhoun County) to the Apalachicola River. The pleasant, well-shaded trail crosses several streets, but traffic is light and crossings are well marked. An underpass at busy route 20 is a plus. Benches and fitness stations are located along the trail. The nearby Panhandle Pioneer Settlement is a recreation of pioneer life - a 5-acre living history museum with 18 historical buildings. The Florida National Scenic Trail connects to the Greenway. (Map link and photos below.)
Map link... Blountstown Greenway Trail
Location: Blountstown (Calhoun County)
End Points: Sam Atkins Park to Neal Landing along the Apalachicola River, a spur path runs north to CR 17 and 11th Street.
Mileage: 4 miles (includes FL Scenic Trail spur - see map)
Nearby points of interest: Panhandle Pioneer Settlement
We biked from Neal Landing along the Apalachicola River, to the main trailhead in Blountstown at M&B Train Depot Park, to Sam Atkins Park. Neal Landing on the Apalachicola River is a great picnic spot. An original steam locomotive is located at the restored depot at Depot Park.
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