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Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve

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7791 Penzance Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33966-0600
+1 239-533-7550
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7791 Penzance Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33966-0600
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Reviewed yesterday

Whether you are a visitor, or a resident of Southwest Florida, I would recommend Six Mile Cypress Preserve as a convenient, fun, and interesting nature park for birders, environmentalists, families, and all nature lovers. Located in South Fort Myers, this treasured peek at old-Florida nature...More

Thank travelingkatdancer
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice boardwalk... A different experience each time you go No talking, running, biking or pets....just watch for the wildlife

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We brought the kids and everyone had a great time. The boardwalk made it easy to keep track of my little wild-child! LOL It was a great way to spend the day.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a relaxed couple of hours meandering around the boardwalks of the preserve and in the visitors centre. The boardwalk makes for easy and enjoyable access across the Slough giving great close up views of the wildlife. During our visit we saw and heard...More

Thank aerrac
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit. We had some visitors who were casual “birders” so thought they might enjoy it. I’d go on a weekday if possible. There is ample parking. Guided tours are available by volunteers who are very knowledgeable, and are free. There are...More

Thank frteacher57
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to spend a few hours on a nice day. Parking is $5 all day or $1hr. You could spend an hour or so in the center on visual and hands on displays. A very well maintained board walk about 1 1/2 miles long...More

1  Thank Muskywalt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful area with a nice walking path. Peaceful, yet exciting! We saw birds, turtles, fish, and an alligator. We walked to the slough so it was entirely free for us. Also, we went into the info center and the lady inside informed us that a...More

Thank jennur
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommend this nature trail for visitors who want to see Florida natural wildlife and vegetation. Well maintained boardwalk and easy access and parking. Nice addition to our Fort Myers points of interest when you have guests to the area.

Thank riversidesherry
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came on a cloudy and sometimes rainy day, so unfortunately did not hike. Visited the nature center, staff was very friendly and informative. Great video about the importance of the preserve for wildlife and the Everglades. Took the loop road drive, was relaxing and beautiful,...More

Thank Arduinna60
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a not to be missed walk through the original Florida swamp lands. The board walk is accessible to walkers, strollers. The vegetation is amazing to view and a photographers delight. You can do the full loop easily in under an hour. The bird...More

Thank Steven S
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CarolynandDenni... P
December 5, 2017|
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Response from gdadtraveling | Reviewed this property |
I'm aware of no charge for the tour.
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mullersteph
April 18, 2017|
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Response from Jerrie C | Reviewed this property |
yes, several benches along the way. plenty of places to rest.
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museumgoer88
January 23, 2017|
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Response from Anthony Z | Reviewed this property |
I believe they had wheelchairs, we saw at least one out there. lots of baby strollers doing pushed around too.
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