A lengthy state road extending east from Fort Walton Beach to Tallahassee as a signed route, and the hidden component of U.S. 27 from the capital city east to High Springs in Alachua County. SR 20 also overlaps with U.S. 441 southeast from High Springs to Gainesville, while emerging as a stand alone route east to Hawthorne, Interlachen and Palatka.

Florida 20 east
Florida 20 continues from Ebro 42 miles to Clarksville. The state road arcs northward and spans Pine Log Creek. Photo taken 11/27/06.
Florida 20 straddles the Bay County line east for seven miles. Photo taken 11/27/06.
Approaching Florida 77 in northern Bay County on Florida 20 east. Florida 77 joins Panama City with Interstate 10 near Chipley. Photo taken 11/27/06.
Florida 77 carries four overall lanes as an important through route to the coast. South of Florida 20, the state road skims the Sand Hills area en route to Vicksburg, Southport, and Lynn Haven. Photo taken 11/27/06.
Florida 20 west
Florida 20 enters the southern reaches of Fountain and nears U.S. 231. Travelers destined for the resort areas of Panama City Beach are split between U.S. 231 south to U.S. 98 west or Florida 20 west to Florida 79 south from Ebro. Photo taken 12/07/07.
U.S. 231 constitutes four-lanes from its south end in downtown Panama City to Interstate 10 at Cottondale and Dothan, Alabama. Photo taken 12/07/07.
Interests to Fountain, an unincorporated community, should turn north along U.S. 231. U.S. 231 travels south to Youngstown, Cedar Grove, and Panama City. Photo taken 12/07/07.
U.S. 231 parallels the Bay Line Railroad northward from U.S. 98 in Panama City to Betts in northern Bay County. Florida 20 crosses both in south Fountain. Photo taken 12/07/07.

Photo Credits:

    11/27/06 by AARoads and Justin Cozart. 12/07/07 by AARoads.

Page Updated 08-13-2008.