Community Info of North Port
North Port is rich with archeological history, beautiful natural springs, and more than 80 miles of freshwater canals. There are plenty of opportunities to play inside the City of North Port. It is the only city in the state with an entire state forest inside its city limits, the Myakka State Forest. The City boasts several miles of horse trails, mountain bike trails, natural hiking paths, and bird watching opportunities. Adventurous canoeing and kayaking opportunities exist within the City’s estimated 80 miles of freshwater canals, the Myakkahatchee Creek during the summer months, and the Myakka River. The city is also home to the Coastal Cruisers Bicycle Club, one of the largest in the Southwest Florida region. Meanwhile, North Port offers neighborhood parks, two indoor community centers, and more. It is even home to a robust arts community which includes the North Port Performing Arts Center and the North Port Art Center.