Getting to Eldred’s Marina for parking and catching the water taxi

From Sarasota:

Take I-75 to Exit 191 (River Road). Take River Road South,cross 41 and continue to Winchester. Turn left on Winchester and continue to 776 (McCall Road). Turn left on McCall Road and follow it to Gasparilla Road. Turn right on Gasparilla Road (771) and go South 7 miles to the Boca Grande Causeway. Eldred’s Marina (pictured above) is located on the Causeway, right before the toll bridge.

From Ft. Myers:
Take I-75 north to Exit 170. Exit left to first light, then right on Veteran’s Boulevard. Continue several miles on Veteran’s to 41. CROSS 41, you are now on 776. Continue on 776, go through the village of El Jobean and cross the Myakka River Bridge , then turn left on 771(Gasparilla Road). Gasparilla Marina is approximately 7 miles on your left. For Eldred’s Marina, continue on 771 to the Boca Grande Causeway and turn left.