The Legacy Trail
Sarasota County, Florida

Tour the Entire Legacy Trail
Extension by Drone

Thanks again to Brett Koppes, “The Sarasota Drone Guy”, for providing an aerial update of progress along the entire length of the extension. The video links below are for Parts 1 and 2 of a four-part series. Part 1 is from Culverhouse Nature Park to Clark Road and Part 2 is from Clark Road to Bee Ridge Road. The remaining 2 videos will be added later this week.

Part 1: Existing Trail to Clark Road
Part 2: Clark Rd. to Bee Ridge Rd.

Trail Maintenance and Alerts

Monday, May 10 – June – Venetian Waterway Park: Venetian Waterway Park under the Venice Avenue bridge will have sporadic nightly closures due to cleaning and coating of the bridge approach structures. Note: the Venetian Waterway Park is not open after sunset. Please use extreme caution while traveling through the project area, and stay alert for changing roadway conditions. Call 941-861-5000 for more information.

Get a Free Bike Bell At Our Info Table

Friends of The Legacy Trail will be giving away bike bells at our information table located at the Bay Street-Legacy Trail intersection on Saturdays, 9 am to noon (weather permitting) . Bells will be free to FLT members or to people who sign up for a membership, make a purchase, or make a donation of $5 or more. Easy, friendly, and effective, these bells can be used to alert others when passing.


Total To Date:   $93,643 from 747 Donations.

Help Us Fund Amenities on the Trail Extension.  Donate square feet of The Trail and know the GPS location of your square feet!
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Current Donor List

Here is the approximate location of the next available square foot.

Friends of The Legacy Trail