Directions: Sarasota Celery Fields

Sarasota Celery Fields & vicinity including Myakka River.
Meet at Ackerman Park [Map] off of I-75, Exit 210 (aka Fruitville Rd. aka S.R. 780). Count starts here.

Maps for the trip  will be provided when you arrive at the site. If birders want to go up the night before,  the previously used AmericInn Sarasota has changed hands.   The Comfort Suites Sarasota is now the recommended local hotel.

Located off RT 75 exit #205
Comfort Suites Sarasota
5690 Honore Ave.

It is approx. 6 miles from our meeting place on Monday.

There is no negotiated rate and it is advised that if you intend to go, book early on line as this will probably be the best rate you can get. Don’t forget this is tourist season. Go to or search Comfort Suites Sarasota.

Any questions, please call Fran Yorkston.

Reminders: Bring sunscreen, water, lunch/snacks.