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8050 Springfield Drive, Sarasota


This 11.2-acre preserve was purchased in 2002. The Bayonne parcel provides important cultural resources as well as a refuge for gopher tortoises and other imperiled species.

The preserve has a short loop trail, that traverses its north and east boundaries. Trails are very sandy and open to the elements.

The preserve has limited parking and a walk-thru gate near the entrance. There is also a bike rack located near the entrance. F

or more information about the Bayonne Parcel, call 941-861-5000 and ask for Natural Resources.



7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
April through October

7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
November through March

 Trail Maps




Coming from the north​

  • I-75 south toward Napes
  • Merge onto Clark Road / FL-72 west via Exit 205 toward Siesta Key/Sarasota
  • Turn Left onto Beneva Road/ CR-773
  • Turn right onto S. Tamiami Trail/ U.S. 41 N. / FL-45 N
  • Turn left onto Springfield Drive (portions unpaved)
  • End at 8050 Springfield Drive, Sarasota, FL

Google map to Bayonne


 Want to know more?

For questions or additional information regarding Bayonne, call the Sarasota County Call Center at 941-861-5000 or TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771.
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TTY: 7-1-1
or 1-800-955-8771
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