On the Water

With a sun-soaked seaboard, endless summers and crystal-blue waters, dive into thrilling water sports and relaxing coastal excursions all year long in Sarasota.

Kayaking at The Bay
Small water waves

Find yourself on any one of Sarasota County's many beaches and parks and enjoy everything from shell combing and shark tooth hunting to beach volleyball, sunset eBike tours, surf fishing, beach yoga and more. Offshore, things get even more wet and wild, with opportunities to jump on a waver runner, go parasailing, snorkeling, kayak or paddleboard, sail at sunset, take a deep-sea fishing charter and so much more! 

From Longboat Key and Lido Key to Siesta Beach, Casey Key and Venice jetties, get your aquatic adventures or seaside relaxation on while visiting Sarasota County.

Grab Your Paddle

From Manasota Key to Lakewood Ranch, the Sarasota area teems with aquatic natural beauty – and one of the best ways to experience it is from the seat of a kayak.

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Catch of the Day

Check out the latest fishing report from guides in the area. 

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