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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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Not maintained

Although probably lots of volunteers work here, the park seems not maintained. The Observation... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pascalle965
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Nice walk in the morning

Really enjoyed this trail, it was walking distance from the Westin. It looks new built, lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
trainaholic
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Florida
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“butterfly house” (33 reviews)
“lookout tower” (7 reviews)
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5505 Rose Garden Dr, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8052
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed watching the dogs that were having their playtime and the butterfly garden. We took a walk along the trail and ended up at the water should have had a fishing pole Looking forward to our next visit

Thank bella6550
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Rotary Park is a true gem in Cape Coral. First off, it's got a great off leash dog park if you are a dog owner. There are two areas - one for small dogs; another for large with lots of shaded seating, water buckets and...More

1  Thank LisaE3
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We visited the park early in the morning so heat was not a factor. There is a guided tour of the butterfly garden, check the website or call for the exact time. The tour guide is not only extremely pleasant, but very knowledgeable. The nature...More

Thank lantanah2016
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Wonderful park for bird watching, walking, picnicking, or just being with nature. Has a butterfly house at the start, then some nice trails. Can take a couple of trails out into the waterways (although this time we were here in the very dry season, thus,...More

Thank Dan B
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Wanda N
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Response from skyclub2012 | Reviewed this property |
Most Lee County Parks close at dusk and open by 6am
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