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Explore North Port

Paddle North Port!

Come Explore North Port, FL! 

The City of North Port is located in Sarasota County between Tampa and Fort Myers. Easily accessible from Interstate 75, this Southwest Florida city is tucked beneath a thick oak and pine canopy rich with archaeological history and beautiful natural springs.

The City of North Port offers an abundance of hiking and kayaking opportunities for the avid enthusiast. With nearly 80 miles of freshwater canals, nine miles of the Myakkahatchee Creek, and a portion of the lower Myakka River, North Port is ideal for the adventurous who want to explore.

Paddle North Port!

Kayak North Port, McKibben Park Blueways

Kayak & Paddleboard  Tours now available in North Port! Come Explore with a  Guide who is more familiar with the waterway and wildlife!

Launching from McKibben Park, off of Sumter Blvd, by Reservation only. Please call to Reserve, 941-237-1756

Guided Tour Rates-

(subject to change)

Single (1 person)                    Tandem (2 ppl)

2 hrs-  $65                                 2 hrs- $95

4 hrs-  $85                                 4 hrs- $105


Hike North Port!

Come Explore the Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park! Offering Sunrise and Sunset Guided Hikes with a Florida Master Naturalist. Each Hike is approximately 2 hours, and will end with a campfire and time to relax and have a snack. This is a Great area for birding, to learn about our native flora, wildlife observation and photography. 

Cost is $35/person, and Reservation is required. Each Hiker will receive hand crafted natural bug spray or salve. Backpack, water and a snack is required by each participant. Please call for details and information, 941-237-1756

North Port Camping!
Coming Soon!

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