Sarasota County Government

  • The County’s Legacy Trail Page
  • Email Addresses for County Commissioners:
    • To email all commissioners:
    • To email individual commissioners start here and click on the commissioner you wish to contact. Their email address is found in the right sidebar.
  • Need to Contact the Sheriff’s Office?
    • For general information and inquires, dial: (941) 861-5800
    • To speak with a deputy and make a report over the phone between the hours of 7 am and 7 pm, dial: (941) 861-4260
    • To report a non-emergency, dial: (941) 316-1201
    • To report an emergency, dial: 9-1-1.

Other Interesting Trail Sites

  • Trust for Public Land is a nationwide charitable organization who’s mission is to create parks and protect land for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come.
  • Rails to Trails Conservancy is a nationwide charitable organization dedicated to transforming unused rail corridors into vibrant public places.  Their Trail Link provides a way to find rail to trail conversions across the U.S. along with a wealth of information about trails in general.
  • Sarasota Legacy Trail – by Sandy Estabrook.  A great site with lots of beautiful pictures and interesting information about the Trail.  Sandy Estabrook hit the trail before it was officially opened and fell in love with it. It was during the dawn of the iPhone which he used for all the pictures on his colorful and informative website.
  • 100 Florida Trails– by Mudfish & Bobcat.  This site provides a wonderfully well-organized compilation of descriptions, facts, maps, and pictures of  75+ Florida cycling and hiking trails.  The Legacy Trail is featured as one of their top ten Florida trails and they provide a very comprehensive review of the trail.  This site will make you want to go check out a new trail every weekend!