Phase One and Two Closures at Gilmore MetroPark for Utility Relocation and Miami 2 Miami Trail Project

Jul 16, 2021, 13:55 PM by Becky Vanderpool


Phase One Closure:  The Gilmore Road Entrance to Gilmore MetroPark and the portion of the Wetland Loop Trail paralleling Gilmore Road, including the floating walkway, will be closed July 26, 2021 through October 29, 2021.  During this time, park customers can access Gilmore MetroPark from the Bilstein Boulevard Entrance.

Phase Two Closure:  Also closing on July 26, 2021 will be the southwestern portion of the park, including the Wetland Loop Trail from the Gilmore Road Entrance to the intersection with the Highlands Trace Trail near the Bilstein Boulevard Entrance.  The entire Highlands Trace Trail will be closed except for the portion between the Bilstein Boulevard Entrance and where it intersects the Wetland Loop Trail.  This closure will continue until Fall of 2022.

Closure areas will change as construction continues, so please return to this website for the latest updates.

Click here for a map of current closures at Gilmore MetroPark. 

A fact sheet about the Utility Relocation and Miami 2 Miami Trail Projects can be accessed here.

For more information, see our news release here.