Sarasota County offers many different water access locations including 13 motorized boat launches and 29 non-motorized (kayak/canoe/paddleboard) launches.

Get out and enjoy Sarasota County’s waterways and coastal environment at a location near you! Explore new locations by trying different launches.

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  • Higel Marine Park

    Higel_boat ramp ramp
    1. Address:1330 Tarpon Center Drive
      Venice, FL 34285
    1. Boat Ramp
    2. Boat Ramps for Motorized Vessels
    3. Fishing
    4. Grills
    5. Picnicking
    6. Restroom
    7. Shelter / Pavilion
    1. Boat and Kayak Launches
    2. Water Access Parks

Park Hours: sunrise to sunset

Higel_ramp with boats view

Higel_ramp with boats view 2

Higel_ramp picnic shelter


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