Economy Tackle  / Dolphin Paddlesports

6018 S. Tamiami Tr. Sarasota, FL. 34231.
941-922-9671
www.economytackle.com
www.floridakayak.com

Where we buy our equipment.

SEE BULLETIN BOARD PAGE FOR KAYAKS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SALE

Saturday November 17th. Paddle

The Venice-Lemon Bay Kayakers will have a kayak trip with a launch time of 9:30 a. m. on Saturday November 17th, launching from Lettuce Lake. This trip will be about 3 hours in duration, 7 miles long, rated as intermediate.

“Launch time of 9:30 a.m.” means that you are in the water and ready to paddle. Please allow ample time for travel, unloading your kayaks and preparing for the trip.

Facilities: There is a concrete ramp and adjacent to that is a large sandy/grassy launch area. Nearby are picnic tables and trashcans and a Porta-Potti. There is ample sand/grass parking.

Directions: If southbound on I-75, take exit 170 and go northeast on CR 769 (also known as King’s Highway) toward Arcadia. Follow this road northeast for about 6.2 miles to the intersection with CR 761 and turn right (east) on CR761. The CR 761 intersection is just after the Water Treatment Plant with it’s white storage tanks. Cross over two Peace River bridges and turn right(south) at the first road, which is Lettuce Lake Avenue. It’s about 1.5 miles from the intersection of CR 769 and 761. Once on Lettuce Lake Avenue, follow the brown signs with white letters, turning right onto Reese Street to the ramp(about another 0.5 mile).
If northbound on I-75, take exit 170 and follow the above directions.

SAFETY COMES FIRST. ALWAYS WEAR YOUR PFD!

Wednesday November 21st. Paddle

The Venice Lemon Bay Kayakers will have a kayak trip with a launch time of 9:30am on, Wednesday November 21st. launching from Blackburn Point Road (east before crossing the ICW on the south side of the road) to South Creek, Oscar Scherer Park and back. This trip will be about 3 hours in duration, 5 to 6 miles long, rated intermediate.

“Launch time of 9:30am” means you are in the water and ready to paddle.  Please allow ample time for travel, unloading your kayaks and preparing for the trip.

Following the paddle we will have our December paddle-scheduling meeting. Bring the beverage of your choice and a dish to pass.

Facilities: There are picnic tables, trashcans, BBQ grills, and restrooms.

Directions: From Hwy 41 in Osprey turn west onto Blackburn Point Rd. and continue to the bridge. Turn left before crossing the bridge and park on the south side of the road in the sandy area.

SAFETY COMES FIRST.  ALWAYS WEAR YOUR PFD!


Venice LemonBay Kayakers