Some of us love to be in the great outdoors, and there is no better way to experience nature than to go hiking in Sarasota and Bradenton. For those wanting to get outside, these hiking trails in Sarasota are great exercise and a breath of fresh air for anyone looking to go on an adventure.

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Check out the best places to go hiking in Sarasota perfect for anyone looking to try something new, break a sweat, and get a tan. For more Sarasota hiking trails, 941area is your go-to guide for all the top things to do in Sarasota and Bradenton.

De Soto National Memorial
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8300 De Soto Memorial Hwy, Bradenton FL, 34209
De Soto National Memorial is a great place for outdoor recreation in Bradention. Enjoy a vast, beautiful nature trail, camping, beach relaxation, fishing,...
Lido Key
Real Estate $$
Sarasota FL, 34236
Gorgeous sandy beaches and pristine gulf waters collide at the luxurious beaches of the Lido Key. Located just off the coast of Sarasota, Florida, this...
South Lido Beach
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2201 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota FL, 34236
Park goals are to maintain an environmentally sensitive area and open space to serve the passive recreation needs of county residents and visitors. Park...
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190 Taft Dr, Sarasota FL, 34236
Park featuring trails, picnicking, swimming, restrooms & a playground, plus boat ramps.
The Celery Fields
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6893 Palmer Blvd., Sarasota FL, 34240
The 360+ acre site is also the County's primary storm water collection zone, allowing it to serve a dual purpose of public safety and recreation. Wetlands...
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13208 State Road 72, Sarasota FL, 34241
A small portion (1,920 acres) of the park was the gift of the family of Bertha Palmer to the state. The park is named after the Myakka River.Consisting...
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5851 Nathan Benderson Cir, Sarasota FL, 34235
Urfer Family Park provides playgrounds for toddlers through teens; a fitness trail; and a 1-mile nature trail, winding through pine flatwoods, and adjacent...
Legacy Trail
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Central Sarasota Parkway, Sarasota FL, 34238
The Legacy Trail is a mile multi-use recreational trail in Sarasota County, Florida located between Sarasota near Palmer Ranch and Venice.
Arlington Park & Aquatic Complex
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2650 Waldemere St, Sarasota FL, 34239
Arlington Park & Aquatic Complex 2 Swimming Pools, Dog Park, Walking Trail, Tennis Courts, Playground, Outdoor Basketball Courts, Indoor Gym, Racquetball
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8650 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota FL, 34241
Rothenbach Park is a community park with about five miles of paved recreational trails that are perfect for walking, jogging, or cycling.
Red Bug Slough Preserve
Other $$
5200 South Beneva Road, Sarasota FL, 34231
EcoWalk: Meditation in the Parks at Red Bug Slough
Tidewater Preserve
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5060 Tidewater Preserve Blvd, Bradenton FL, 34208
With an inspired, eclectic blend of home styles amidst a vast array of spectacular planned amenities, Tidewater Preserve captivates you from the moment...
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5801 17th Street West, Palmetto FL, 34221
Emerson Point Preserve is a beautiful outdoor destination in Palmetto offering hiking and nature trails, water for kayaking, picnic gazebos, and more.
Terra Ceia Preserve State Park
130 77th Street East, Terra Ceia Fl, 34250
Jointly acquired between the District and the state to protect the water resources of Tampa Bay, the Terra Ceia Preserve State Park is managed by the Florida...
Perico Preserve
Other $$
11700 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton FL, 34209
This Manatee County conservation property sits adjacent to Perico Bayou. Perico Preserve is actively undergoing restoration.
Robinson's Preserve
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1704 99th Street Northwest, Bradenton FL, 34209
Open 8 AM to sunset. The gate closes automatically, so be sure to return to the parking area well before the posted time