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Miles of well manicured nature you can enjoy for free.

We loved the hiking trail options and beautiful views of Lemon Bay, area forests and even meadows... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Muskegon, Michigan
A Find!

Tucked away in beautiful Englewood spend a quiet afternoon walking the trails and admiring the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Englewood, Florida
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570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL 34223-2611
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The area is nice if there isn't any red tide, but red tide has been in here and all areas around here. The smell is going inland 4 miles

1  Thank 362jerry
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We loved the hiking trail options and beautiful views of Lemon Bay, area forests and even meadows where the rare gopher tortoise shows up occasionally. On site clean restrooms and drinking water are also a plus! Thanks to all the volunteers that keep this gem...More

2  Thank kainay
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Tucked away in beautiful Englewood spend a quiet afternoon walking the trails and admiring the water view. Spy a turtle, Bald Eagle, lizard, birds and fish! Great fun for the kids. Bring a picnic lunch or BBQ they have facilities for both.

1  Thank W2102GFsusanc
Reviewed July 20, 2018

I took my dog to Lemon Bay Park this afternoon around 4 pm. Dogs are permitted after many years of not being, as long as they are well-behaved and on a leash at all times, the longest leash being 6'. I did have clean-up bags...More

1  Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Smelly , respiratory irritation, dirty water, dead fish Not as bad as ocean side but still not good. ☹️

1  Thank LindaD0760
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

This park has a 2 mile loop trail good for walking and jogging. There are frequently other walkers including couples and people with well behaved dogs on leashes.

1  Thank David M
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Lemon Bay Park is 104 acres on Lemon Bay which has 7200 acres of water. A very nice walking park with two paths, one along the water and one through the woods. A kayak launch, shelter house and picnic tables. Restrooms at the main building....More

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed May 27, 2018

A great place to take a walk along the Intercoastal Waterway, boardwalk brings you right to the edge of water. Picnic tables, butterfly garden

2  Thank belindaaolsen
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

The park is very well maintained and clean other than loving nature not much else to do but if you want to take a walk and look at wildlife this is beautiful

Thank Maggie N
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Walking trails, butterfly gardens, gopher tortoises, boardwalks close to Lemon Bay, picnic tables and gazebo, birdwatching and sunsets and water activities. These are a few things that Lemon Bay Park offers. The beauty and cleanliness of this park can be attributed to teams of volunteers,...More

1  Thank KathleenR_28
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February 23, 2018|
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
If you haven't yet been, yes, the park is dog friendly. You must keep your dog on a 6' or shorter lead, and of course clean up as needed.
January 27, 2018|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
No bikes are not allowed on the trails. Signs are posted.
Beverly E
December 4, 2016|
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Response from rcpennington | Reviewed this property |
Here is a list of parks. you should check the website Chapter 14 of the Sarasota County Code of Ordinances requires the following: All dogs must be registered and have current license tags and vaccinations (Sec... More