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Bowditch Point Regional Park

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Address: Estero, FL

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A great place !

Our go to beach, Nice bathhouse . Always something going on in the water to watch. Nice walking trails with Gopher turtles along the way.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2016
Chris C
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Fort Myers, Florida
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Fort Myers, Florida
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121 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Our go to beach, Nice bathhouse . Always something going on in the water to watch. Nice walking trails with Gopher turtles along the way.

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Thank Chris C
Fort Myers, Florida
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128 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

As other reviews have said it is a great out of the way location and beach. Get away from the crowds kinda place with a food stand, restroom/changing rooms. Nice picnic are with tables and grills. There is a pay to park area along with public transit service to get you there. Check the routes and times with LeeTran. This... More 

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Thank Tom - Carla N
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Great find ,at the top of Estero Island ,home of Ft.Myers Beach. An adorable little park ,very attractive ,nice beach.

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Thank Crows11crows
Bonita Springs, Florida
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28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Get here early in season.(before (A.M.) walk the rustic grounds on the beach and overlooking the inner coastal waterway. Picnic benches and rest rooms available.A Cocession stand with snacks and beverages is available.

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Thank JXMartin
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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50 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Just by looking at the location on Google maps I thought this was going to be an over-the-top beach. It was nice bout it does sit at the entrance to a channel so there is a lot of boat activity. I only saw one good looking woman. Take your own food and drink (no alcohol beverages allowed - but I... More 

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Thank Geary B
Brookville, Ohio
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Love this beach at the end of Ft Myers Beach. Pay parking and a nice boardwalk to get to the beach. Very quiet and peaceful and great views of the sunset! Had a nice time looking for shells here!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This beach is located on the northern tip of Fort Myers Beach. I appreciate the fact that it is not located among the hotels and bars along the beach and so it is quiet and natural. I see dolphin almost every time I visit this beach and the water is beautiful.

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3 Thank SWFloridaTeri
Cape Coral, Florida
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66 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is one of our favorite beaches in Fort Myers. From the parking lot, there is a wooden walkway bordered with palm trees. Picture perfect. Because Bowditch is at the very end of the road, so there aren't as many people. I have often seen dolphins, and even manatees have been spotted. There are clean restrooms a short walk away.... More 

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4 Thank nonnie3628
Brooklyn, New York
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67 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This is a nice place to visit and relax on the beach away from the busy section of Times Sq. part of the Fort Myers Beach. There are bathroom facilities, showers and tables under a cover in case of rain or just shade.

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Thank passionrumba
Fort Myers Beach, Florida, United States
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64 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Perfect spot if u wanna go to the beach & not be overwhelmed by the condo's, hotels & huge amts of people. Great beach walking @ the northern tip of Fort Myers Beach/Estero Island. Great efforts in conservation & now big improvements to the coastline & harbor on the channel. Parking can be tough, esp,in season, but well worth it-... More 

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