From Tampa: I-4 to Polk Parkway, south on Parkway (toll) for 5 miles to SR 37. South on SR 37 5 miles to Carter Road. Trail head is at the end of the road.
From Brandon and south: East on SR 60 to SR 37. North on SR 37 for 2 miles, east on Carter Road for around 1/2 mile, take a right into park. Trail head is at the end of the road