Venice has more than 30 parks ranging in size from tiny pocket parks to the beach along the Gulf of Mexico. Some of the more unique parks include Paw Park, where dogs may romp on the beach, and Venetian Waterway Park, where people may bike and hike on a 5-mile stretch along both sides the Intracoastal Waterway. Please enjoy our parks and beaches while maintaining social distancing guidelines.
Venice Myakka River ParkAmenities:
- Canoe/Kayak Launch
- Hiking Trails
- Litter Receptacles
- Picnic Tables
NOTE: Please enjoy this park while maintaining social distancing of 6 feet apart and avoiding large groups.
This park at the east end of Laurel Road is maintained by Sarasota County. It is located on the Myakka River in a natural setting. Amenities include a canoe/kayak launch, picnic tables, restrooms, playground and nature trails.
Hours are 6 a.m. to sunset.