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Rotary Park Environmental Center

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Open Now: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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You should just skip this little gem of a park, unless you are into, butterflies, birds or... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
Beverly Hills, Florida
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A Nice Little Area to Learn About Butterflies

Carol was a very helpful person who educated me on the types of butterflies and the way they live... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2018
Cape Coral, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We signed up for the dog park and only attended once. Nice lady was there sitting with her young dog and she was very friendly. We hope to enjoy the dog park with more dogs. We have also walked the full park and such a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

What a great place to enjoy nature right here in SW Florida. Plenty of walking trails, butterfly house, local animal life. Both land and water types to see in their own environment. Plus a doggie park where many owners and their four footed friends gather...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Nice eco park in south cape coral. Beautiful grounds, quiet and tranquil. Great for walking, biking and staff tells you about the property and what it has to offer.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank tammy71
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

You should just skip this little gem of a park, unless you are into, butterflies, birds or gardening then you should go but don’t tell any of your friends. We have been coming down to south Florida primarily as birders for a couple of years...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sydney47
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Stayed at the Westin within walking distance to this park. It is small but follows a nice clean path to a tower and then to pier to view the water. Not much going on in there late August but it must be nice when some...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Janet G
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Carol was a very helpful person who educated me on the types of butterflies and the way they live and breed. The area where the butterflies are kept is small.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ghalpern
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I have visited the park and walked the trails with my grandchildren. It has Florida vegetation. There is also a nearby playground and dog park there.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank HarrietMcHenry
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Rotary Park has some interesting plants, both native and exotic. There are several clumps of colorful blooming bromeliads. It has a small butterfly house. Saw some Purple Martins at the bird houses. Donna's Garden is a nice addition. There is a paved walkway around the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank FL_TraveltheWorld
Reviewed May 22, 2018

This outdoor experience was great except for the small amount of homless. there was some unkempt bearded man with a camera screaming at the top of his lungs. other than that i had a great time.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jerrybanks1432
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our time walking the trails at the park. Very peaceful place to enjoy being outdoors. Well maintained place.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Most Lee County Parks close at dusk and open by 6am