Kayaking Adventures Await in Little Sarasota Bay

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As temperatures dip across much of the country, we are blessed in Florida as winter remains a magical time to explore Little Sarasota Bay by kayak. Protected from cold fronts by surrounding land masses, the bay offers moderately warm waters even in January and February. The cooler months bring lowered humidity and wildlife drawn to…

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The Magical Manatee of Little Sarasota Bay

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If you kayak around Sarasota, you will likely encounter a manatee. Manatees, also known as sea cows, are large aquatic mammals that are native to the coastal areas of the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. These gentle creatures are known for their slow movements, peaceful nature, and adorable appearance. Manatees are herbivores, and their…

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Kayaking The Lido Key Mangrove Tunnels

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On the south end of Lido Key, just south of Longboat Key, is Ted Sperling Nature Park and access to the Little Sarasota Bay. The gulf coast of Florida offers myriad water adventures, but none are more magical than kayaking through the mangrove tunnels at Lido Key. The waters of Little Sarasota Bay put you…

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