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Rotary Park Environmental Center

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5505 Rose Garden Dr, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8052
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A nice place for a walk - or to take your dog for an outing

There are paths and viewing areas here. As of 2/2018 the observation tower was closed, but we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
G Roger P
Upper Peninsula
Great park for us and our dog Boris

We didn’t know what to expect and we started to walk and realize that we were in a nature... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Blue Mountains, Canada
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5505 Rose Garden Dr, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8052
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are paths and viewing areas here. As of 2/2018 the observation tower was closed, but we walked to the other one down the road and saw the tops of the trees from there. If the visitors center is open they have live things to...More

Thank G Roger P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn’t know what to expect and we started to walk and realize that we were in a nature preserve. We just loved it. Meeting many people and dogs. Boris met many friends and had lots of fun. Did I mention that it is a...More

1  Thank Boris2552
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Rotary Park is a park to provide information and tours about the floridian flora and fauna. The visitor center offers a little exibition with living animals and a lot of information and broschures. You can book a variety of tours here or let your...More

1  Thank Harry45711
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a beautiful park with nature all around. It also has great kid's playground. Many diferent plants through the paths

Thank carotie
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Although probably lots of volunteers work here, the park seems not maintained. The Observation tower is ``out of order``, the bat-house is broken, the nature trail not well marked... I could be a very nice place to spot wildlife. The boardwalk and Observation tower at...More

1  Thank Pascalle965
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Really enjoyed this trail, it was walking distance from the Westin. It looks new built, lots of amazing looking spiders along the way, none will bother you if you leave them alone. It was clean and nicely taken care of.

Thank trainaholic
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Rotary Park is a lovely park with many different features that will appeal to many different people. It has walking trails and fitness equipment for adults. There is a dog park with sections for small and large dogs. There is a playground for the kids....More

2  Thank Carol A
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The park was ok, nothing to get excited about, the walks were a bit of a disappointment. I would recommend four mile cove over this place any day

Thank Gillie780
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Wear good walking shoes and watch out for the Fire Ants. Great place to view birds from observation tower. Check for the Eagles. Very dense!

Thank TRIB2
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Love rotary park...playground ...dog park....walking trails and wildlife ....Great place to go for children and adults....

Thank michele f
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Wanda N
17 February 2017|
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Response from skyclub2012 | Reviewed this property |
Most Lee County Parks close at dusk and open by 6am