cycling & skating

Relax as you glide along the 1.5 mile promenade of Fort Lauderdale Beach, voted among the top ten places to skate by Rollerblade, Inc. Greater Fort Lauderdale also offers a variety of parks with aggressive equipment for the adventurous skater or cycler as well as scenic trails for getting in shape or simply cruising around. 

Greater Fort Lauderdale's scenic bicycle routes include Hollywood Broadwalk, Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. (SR A1A from SE 17th Street N.), Parkland, Weston, El Mar Drive in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, Rio Vista and Coral Ridge sections of Fort Lauderdale. Or plan your own route on BIKE Broward, an innovative Internet-based bicycle route planning tool that allows bicyclists to enter their start and end location and receive turn-by-turn directions on how to reach their destination. New to the scene is B-Cycle, Broward County's bike sharing program, with stations in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood and Pompano Beach.

the following locations offer a smooth terrain, restrooms and are all accessible by public transit: