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Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve

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Address: 7791 Penzance Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33966-0600
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Love going to this place and becoming one with nature never know what you will see or hear just take the time to become one with your environment

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Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Love going to this place and becoming one with nature never know what you will see or hear just take the time to become one with your environment

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Thank wombat789
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was our last stop of the day and the best. Very well thought out trail with scenic over looks. We saw alligators, turtles and all different kinds of native birds. We even saw a snake curled up on a tree branch. Very worth the time and effort.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great opportunity to see nature in Fort Myers. Very pleasant boardwalk, places to stop and view wildlife. Very worthwhile to see and experience, especially since there's no admission, just a small parking fee. Great place for an entertaining, educational walk!

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Thank PoppyEarl
Crofton, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great nature center for viewing wildlife; alligators - egrets - turtles - snakes. Over a mile long elevated boardwalk with 31 information stops (using your iPhone/QR codes). The interpretive cent was also interesting and worth the time to visit. The boardwalk is wheelchair friendly and mostly shaded. This is a free admission - however, parking has a nominal hourly fee.... More 

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Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This Preserve is an excellent trip for ALL ages. The boardwalk through the entire Preserve makes for easy enjoyable walking for any age. You can stroll at your own pace and stop to look for wildlife on your own or take an offered guided tour. Parking fee is minimal and the Preserve is free. Well worth the stop to enjoy.... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took the 9:30 tour with Susan. There are tours at 9:30 and 1:30. We learned a lot and saw a lot of things. There were groups of 10 and she managed the two little boys in our group very nicely. All the superlatives in the other reviews are true. We saw snakes, gators, egrets, herons, anhingas, turtles. Boardwalk is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A two hour walk along the boardwalk afforded me the chance to get away from the world. The birding was amazing. Saw a couple large gators as well as some large tracks in the mud.

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Thank Tim V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The trail takes about 1hour 30 minutes to 2 hours and it's free! Parking I believe was $2 an hour. I only wish we were there another day so we could go back again. Very easy to walk the boardwalk, we saw many different birds, turtles, alligators.

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Thank Cathy R
Indianapolis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful park with lots of birds and other wildlife. We saw, alligators, heron, ibis, turtles, pelicans, and wood stork. The cypress forest keeps most of the trail in the shade.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to go to get a look at natural Florida. The guided tours are free and very informative. We take all our company to this attraction.

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