About North Port
The fastest growing city in Sarasota County, North Port is home to the popular tourist destination of Warm Mineral Springs, the hot springs that stay a constant 87 degrees Fahrenheit and are home to 23 minerals to relax and rejuvenate the body. North Port is also home to Myakka State Forest, which includes 2.5 miles of water frontage along the Myakka River as well as the Myakkahachee Creek Enviornmental Park with its 80 miles worth of canals. Things to do in at the Myakka State Forest include: hiking, trail biking and equestrian activities. The Myakka River offers fishing, boating, kayaking, canoeing and riverfront camping from wishing the State Forest.