Florida 188 - Racetrack Road

Florida 188 west
Florida 188 constitutes a four-lane divided highway from its beginning at Florida 85 (Eglin Parkway) west to its terminus at Florida 189 (Beal Parkway). This is the only westbound reassurance marker, posted after the beginning. Photo taken 12/08/08.
Skipper Avenue crosses Florida 188 (Racetrack Road) midway between residential areas west of Florida 85 and south of Don's Bayou. Photo taken 12/08/08.
Mooney Road meanders northeast across Don's Bayou into a section of Ft. Walton Beach between Florida 188 (Racetrack Road) and Country Club Estates, ending at Florida 188 (Lewis Turner Road). Photo taken 12/08/08.
Westbound drivers enter the city limits of Ft. Walton Beach after the intersection with James Lee Boulevard. This section of the city is home to Choctawhatchee High School and Etheredge Stadium. Photo taken 12/08/08.
Denton Boulevard connects Florida 188 (Racetrack Road) and Ft. Walton Beach with Mayflower Avenue in Ocean City. Photo taken 12/08/08.
Marwalt Drive travels north and then west from Racetrack Road to Ft. Walton Beach Medical Center and Barks Drive. Photo taken 12/08/08.
2.58 miles after it began, Florida 188 concludes at the intersection with Florida 189 (Beal Parkway) and Hurlburt Road west. Photo taken 12/08/08.

Hurlburt Road continues Racetrack Road west to Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near Northwest Florida State College. Photo taken 12/08/08.
Florida 189 otherwise heads northeast to the Northwest Florida Fairgrounds and the Air Armament Center of Elgin Air Force Base. Southward the state road continues along Beal Parkway to Mary Esther (Florida 393) and central Ft. Walton Beach. Photo taken 12/08/08.

Page Updated December 11, 2008.

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