Gateway Community: Inverness

A friendly town right on the outskirts of the Withlacoochee State Forest.

Access

  • Here the Florida Trail merges with the Withlacoochee State Trail, but right before that merge is Inverness, making it a great place to stop, refuel, and carry on.
  • Map included below.

Population

  •  7,347

Grocery

  • Publix. (1012 W Main St.), (352)-341-2581. Open: Every day 7:00am-9:00pm. For more information, visit their website
  • Winn-Dixie. (1202 W Main St.), (352)-726-8143. Open: 7:00am-10:00pm. For more information, visit their website

Food

  • Little Italy of Inverness. (124 N Apopka Ave.), (352)-726-5044 For a complete menu, visit their website.
  • McLeod House Bistro. (207 N Apopka Ave.), (352)-726-7700 For a complete menu, visit their website.
  • Stumpknockers Restaurant. (110 W Main St.), (352)-726-2212. For a complete menu, visit their website
  • Motor City Pasta Company. (108 W Main St.), (352)-726-0551 For a complete menu, visit their website
  • Coach’s Pub & Eatery. (114 W Main St.), (352)-344-3333 For a complete menu, visit their website
  • Angelo’s Pizzeria. (301 W Main St.), (352)-341-0056 For a complete menu, visit their website
  • Heidi’s Italian Restaurant. (901 US-41), (352)-637-1355. For a complete menu, visit their website.
  • The Ice Cream DR. (106 N Pine Ave), (352)-341-4555. For more information, visit their Facebook Page
  • Dillon’s Cinnamon Sticks. (727 US-41 S.), (352)-419-7914. For a complete menu, visit their website
  • Cattle Dog Coffee Roasters. (210B Tompkins St.), (352)-726-7060. For more information, visit their website
  • Cedar River Seafood. (804 US-41), (352)-341-2278 For a complete menu, visit their website
  • Paige’s Rootbeer. (859 US-41 S), (352)-419-8989. For a complete menu, visit their website

Pharmacy

  • Brashear’s Pharmacy. (206 W Dampier St.), (352)-637-2079. Open: Monday-Friday 8:30am-6:00pm; Saturday 8:30am-1:00pm. For more information, visit their website

Activities

  • Lakes Region Library. (1511 Druid Rd.), (352)-726-2357. For more information, visit their website
  • Whispering Pines City Park. (1700 Forest Dr.), (352)-726-3913. For more information, visit their website
  • Inverness Bicycles & Fitness. (130 N Pine Ave.), (352)-637-2453. For more information, visit their website
  • The Old Courthouse Heritage Museum. (1 Courthouse Square.), (352)-341-6428. For more information, visit their website.
  • David’s World Cycle Inverness. (322 N Pine Ave.), (352)-637-5757. For more information, visit their website.

    Lodging

  • Central Motel. Anyone staying at Central Motel will get a thru-hiker 10% discount on a meal next door at Dillon’s Cinnamon Sticks! (721 US-41 S.), (352)-726-7241. For more information, visit their website

Post Office

  • United States Post Office. (1400 US-41), (352)-726-2757. Open: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm; Saturday 9:00am-12:00pm

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