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 Blind Pass Beach

6725 Manasota Key Road, Englewood, FL
 blind pass beach
Blind Pass, also known as Middle Beach, offers Gulf-to-bay access, almost 3,000 feet of beach frontage, and across the road on the bay side, a beautiful trail through the mangrove forest, and a fishing dock.
No Lifeguards are on duty.
blind pass dock

 The Hermitage


The Hermitage

The Hermitage, one of the oldest structures in Englewood, is located in the property.



  • This site was acquired in stages starting with 400 feet of gulf frontage.
  • The peninsula on Lemon Bay was created from spoil when the Intracostal Waterway was dug in the early 1960's.
  • 1600 feet of gulf frontage was acquired to the north of the original site in 1983.
  • In November 1986, 600 more feet of Gulf to bay property was acquired to the south of the original site.
  • In 1989, approximately 400 more feet of Gulf to bay property was purchased to the north end of the site.

 Beach Information

Open year round. 
Parking available from 6 a.m. to midnight.
For questions or additional information call the Contact Center at 941-861-5000 or email ​
For rental space at this facility please follow the link below for a map of available areas

 Google map to Blind Pass Beach




 •Picnic shelter-reservable, on bayside

  • Beach access with parking
  • Kayak/canoe launch on the bayside
  • Parking spaces: ADA, car, RV
  • Picnic shelter-reservable, on bayside
  • Picnic tables
  • Grills
  • Playground-ADA
  • Restrooms
  • Trails-paved
beach fun


  • Birding
  • Canoeing/kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Hermitage House
  • Picnicking
  • Playground-ADA
  • Trails 
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Sarasota County, Florida
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