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“The best Lee County eco tour” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve

Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
7791 Penzance Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33966
239-533-7550
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Ranked #1 of 33 Attractions in Fort Myers
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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Cape Coral
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“The best Lee County eco tour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Walk entirely on a raised boardwak over wetlands with mangroves, magnificant cypress and other tropical plants. Very shady so it is pleasant even on hot summer days. Pond overlooks with very interesting wildlife.

Visited April 2013
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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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“Not just a park”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

This park is not just your average park. The walk on the decks is teriffic. So much to see and so well maintained. Inside is just wonderful. So much great information on the park and the surrounding area. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable.

Visited May 2013
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Harrison, Michigan, United States
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“Good fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013 via mobile

It was a nice nature walk. I really enjoyed it. Did see a small gator which was the reason I went to Florida. Can't wait to go back

Visited May 2013
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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“Saw small gators, wonder where the big ones where.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

We took the Wednesday morning guided walk with Jamie who knew her stuff and was passionate about the reserve and so full of information. Well worth the visit, we spent a lovely couple of hours in this peaceful spot. I would love to return another time and see how the area is affected by the seasons but we live 3000 miles away, if you live closer give this place a visit.

Entry free, car par $1 per hour. Recommend 2 hours for the tour and longer if you are on your own and can take it at your own leisurely pace.

Visited May 2013
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“I did see gators”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I just dropped in as I was passing by. Nice nature walk and I did get to see about 5 small (2 -3 foot) gators which made the trip worthwhile. Hopefully I will be able to come back soon with my kids.

Visited May 2013
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