When Arriving from the North, take interstate
75 to Exit 191 (Englewood exit) onto River Road. Continue on River Road
approximately 12 miles. Directly after passing a Florida Power and Light plant,
turn left on Pine Street at traffic light. Continue 1-1/2 miles to the second
traffic light, which is the intersection of CR-775 & 776. Continue straight
at the light, at which point you will be on CR-775. At this intersection is
Merchant's Crossing where you will find Publix Supermarket, a drug store and
liquor store. Continue south on CR-775 for 5 miles. Upon approaching Palm
Island & Marine Max Marinas on the right, you will turn right 200 feet
before the marinas, on Panama Boulevard--the entrance is marked by
two white cement walls. Continue down to the water. which is about
two blocks. WHEN DIRECTED BY BARGE CAPTAIN drive your car onto the barge, turn
motor off, enage parking brake, and purchase barge pass from Ferry Captain.
Enjoy your ride across! Our office is on the island, so we will see you on the
When Arriving from the South, take Interstate
75 to Exit 170. Make a left on to Kings Highway, then a right onto Veterans
Parkway at next stop light. Go approximately 10 miles until you cross Hwy 41
where Veterans Parkway becomes State Road 776. Continue on 776 to State Road
771. Turn left, 771 will turn into 775 after 7.5 miles. Continue on 775 for
approximately 4 miles to Panama Boulevard. From that point, follow the
directions as noted above. On 775 there is a Publix Supermarket, gas
station and liquor store, 1-1/2 miles south of ferry landing.
Driving Directions to Island Office
Map to Island Office
When you drive off the ferry on the island side, continue down
the road approximately 800 feet and take the first left. You will immediately
go over a bridge. Continue straight, making no turns, approximately 400 feet
and you will go over a second bridge. At this point you are on the beach road.
Continue down to the end of the road, approximately 3/4 mile. On your left you
will see three gray duplex buildings. The office is in the third gray duplex on
the left and has a sign out front that reads "Colony Office", and has the
American Flag flying from it. We look forward to seeing you on the island!