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 ​Blackburn Point Park


800 Blackburn Point Road, Osprey

Blackburn Point Park is a 15-acre water access park, comprised of three nodes/sections, having each one their individual characteristics and amenities.

  • The west node, located west of the historic swing bridge on the north side of Blackburn Point.
  • The central node, a.k.a., fisherman’s island, located east of the swing bridge.
  • The east node, located east of the historic swing bridge on the south side of Blackburn Point.


 Pole Shelter



 Park Information


Open year round from 6 a.m. to midnight.

Fisherman's Island and the west node are closed to vehicles from 12 midnight to 6 a.m.

For additional information call the Contact Center at 941-861-5000 or email

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West node

  • covered picnic tables
  • restrooms
  • kayak/sculling launch with floating dock (non-motorized boats only)
  • parking for cars and non-motorized boat trailers only

Central node, a.k.a., Fisherman’s Island

  • boardwalk to east node
  • picnic area
  • kayak launch
  • parking for cars and non-motorized boat trailers

 East node

  • 2-lane motorized boat ramp
  • fishing pier
  • nature trail
  • restrooms
  • parking for motorized boat trailers only with limited car parking

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Sarasota County, Florida
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