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Humphris Park

2000 Tarpon Center Dr, South Jetty, Venice, FL 34285-1042
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A popular spot for fishing or just relaxing.

Follow Venice Avenue West to the beach and then head North to the end of the road. Humphris Park... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rod K
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Nokomis, Florida
Local says this is great place to vsit

Great place to come an visit if you are in Venice Area and go to the Crows nest for a meal. Nice... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
seancQ5943NN
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north port , florida, United States
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“south jetty” (13 reviews)
“watch boats” (4 reviews)
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2000 Tarpon Center Dr, South Jetty, Venice, FL 34285-1042
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"south jetty"
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"watch boats"
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"great place to watch"
in 6 reviews
"boat traffic"
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"fish"
in 12 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 2 reviews
"dolphins swimming"
in 3 reviews
"interesting people"
in 2 reviews
"the north end"
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"bird watching"
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"public restrooms"
in 2 reviews
"venice island"
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"few hours"
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"gulf of mexico"
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"pelicans"
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"benches"
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"jetties"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Follow Venice Avenue West to the beach and then head North to the end of the road. Humphris Park overlooks the Venice Jetty and the Gulf of Mexico. There are benches, shady Australian Pines, and a nice view of the pass to the Gulf. Usually...More

Thank Rod K
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Great place to come an visit if you are in Venice Area and go to the Crows nest for a meal. Nice sunset area.

Thank seancQ5943NN
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick look and ended up staying for almost two hours. We saw lots of birds, fish and dolphins. Public restrooms are available and we grabbed some ice cream at the snack shack. Ice cream was really good and the staff...More

Thank Luke C
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite places, love the Jetties, bird watching, looking for dolphin, admiring the boats, watching Folks fishing, the beautiful water and beach. And let's not forget those spectacular sunsets. In season parking can be a problem, but there are a lot of folks...More

2  Thank Barbara B
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Walked out to the park and watched the sunset (along with a hundred others). Beautiful views and nice bouldering by the water. Sit on a rock and watch. BTW the Crow's Nest golf cart takes you back and forth from the waterfront to the restaurant....More

Thank Steven S
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Watch the sunset from your car or walk out on the Jetty and see what the fishers are catching. Near the Crow's Nest Restaurant. Boats run in and out of the intracoastal to the Gulf. I clicked 5 stars but can't give more than 1...More

Thank fefranklin2
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Humphris Park is the area around the South Jetty on Venice Island. I would like to warn everyone to stay away but that would only be selfish of me. We visit at least once a week for a walk down the jetty, sitting on the...More

3  Thank ImGame
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

Really enjoy this beach and the jetties going out to a point. My wife sat on some large stones and watched the waves roll in and the spray rise from the rocks. Just a beautiful restful place to spend some time.

1  Thank Winriver
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We went to see the sunset and got so much more . There was many, many dolphin's and the birds Nature was just so beautiful. It is a must see . Breathe Taking.

Thank Michele H
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

I only wish I brought my fishing rod with me. We were taken to the park when visiting some friends and ended up spending several hours relaxing and watching the fishermen and boats going in and out. The parking is free and there is a...More

Thank Robert C
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