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Sarasota hurricane history and other storm facts – Florida

By | September 8th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Sarasota County could expect to feel the effects of Hurricane Irma as early as Friday evening, according to Sarasota County Emergency Management Chief Ed McCrane. Make sure you're in the know in Sarasota by signing [...]

Total Solar Eclipse 2017 : How and where and when to watch in Siesta Key, FL

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

On Aug. 21, 2017, America will fall under the path of a total solar eclipse.  Here on Siesta Key, we are going to experience about 80% of the sun being blocked, so it's going to [...]

Tour de Parks supporting The Legacy Trail March 26th, 2017

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Tour de Parks 2017 We hope you have your spot already registered for the Tour de Parks 2017, as they have already reached the maximum capacity! This incredible event is a huge success for the [...]

All about Siesta Key’s World Famous White Sand

By | October 7th, 2016|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There's nothing like the feeling of cool, soft sand underneath your feet and between your toes. Imagine yourself, walking through soft mounds of powdered sugar on the ground with the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico as [...]

How to Avoid Being Stung by a Stingray

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Nature and Environment, Vacation Hints and Tips|Tags: , , , , |

One of the many concerns people traveling to beach areas have, particularly those with young children, is being stung by a stingray. They shouldn’t be something you fear during your visit, as there are plenty of practical ways to avoid an injury. […]

Tropical Depression Nine blowing towards FL Gulf Coast

By | August 31st, 2016|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Tropical Depression Nine Courtesy of weather.com Tropical Depression Nine (TD9) is blowing towards FL Gulf Coast The Florida Gulf Coast is hunkering down for the Tropical Depression Nine which is slowing blowing towards the state. [...]

Try a Beach Fishing Adventure on Siesta Key!

By | August 13th, 2016|Categories: Nature and Environment, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Beach Fishing in Sarasota or Siesta Key Do you love to fish and looking for a relaxing activity while on your next vacation? Try Beach Fishing! Siesta Key Beach Fishing Experience Florida Fishing without leaving [...]

Explore the Gulf Side of Turtle Beach, Siesta Key

By | June 24th, 2016|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key News, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Gulf Side of Turtle Beach: There's more to Siesta Key than just the pristine white sandy shores. There is another wonderful natural phenomenon called Turtle Beach. It is located on the south end of [...]

Tropical Storm Colin is making waves on Siesta Key

By | June 6th, 2016|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Siesta Key Beach floods during Tropical Storm Colin Siesta Key is bracing for major amounts and rainfall and isolated areas of flooding while Tropical Storm Colin will bring heavy rain with winds 25-40 mph to [...]

Turtle Nesting Season In Sarasota County and Siesta Key

By | April 7th, 2016|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key Blog, Vacation Hints and Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Baby Turtles during Nesting Season on Siesta Key Sea Turtle Nest Sign on Siesta Key Turtle Nesting Season in Sarasota County and it's barrier islands is coming up soon. Here at Tropical Beach Resorts, we take great [...]