Results are now available for the 2023 Pinellas Trail User Survey!
The Pinellas Trail User Survey is administered by Forward Pinellas every four to five years to help track trends in trail use over time and inform decision making on future land use and transportation projects. The survey asks questions about such things as how people use the trail, what they like about the trail, and what can be improved. Results also assist operating agencies in prioritizing resources to maintain strengths and address weaknesses along existing trail segments.
This year, a total of 2,391 responses were collected from March 9 – April 6, 2023. Survey results show a bright future for trails in Pinellas County!
According to survey responses
- Distance travelled to access the trail has reduced.
- Ease of access to the trail was one of its top qualities.
- Most people would use trails more often if they were available.
- Read the full report to learn more!
The Pinellas Trail
The Fred Marquis Pinellas Trail, more commonly known as the Pinellas Trail, is a maintained, multi-use trail from St. Petersburg to Tarpon Springs. It provides a protected route and greenspace for walking, jogging, skating, and biking through Pinellas County. According to Forward Pinellas’s Trail Usage Reports, the Pinellas Trail draws over a million users in a year!