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Parks to visit in Manasota Key

Dig for treasures along the shoreline, take to the seas on boat or kayak, and explore the local sanctuaries surrounding Manasota Key Resort.

Manasota Beach

Manasota Beach is one of the most private beaches on our barrier island, and it’s just steps from your room or villa. Explore our five acre resort nestled on Manasota Beach or wander down the white sand to picnic shelters, boat ramps, trails, and dining opportunities. Dig for treasures along the shore, from fossilized sharks teeth and prehistoric bones to sand dollars and conch shells.

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Stump Pass Beach State Park

Stump Pass Beach is just south of the resort within walking distance, perfect for swimming, fishing, and beachcombing. Stump Pass is ideal for hiking, picnicking, and wildlife-sightseeing for manatees, turtles, and dolphins. Local tour groups are available for guided paddles or hikes, and to learn more about the area.

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Englewood Beach

Englewood Beach is perched beside a 900-foot boardwalk with covered lookouts, perfect for watching the spectacular sunsets. Explore the volleyball court, horseshoe pit, playground, and picnic tables just steps from the beach.

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