Eco Adventures

Everything from bird watching, canoeing, kayaking, and even touring the the Everglades; whether you like the outdoors or not, there is always something for everyone.

 

Everglades National Park- 39.1 miles

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815 Oyster Bar Ln
Everglades, FL 34139

The largest subtropical wilderness in the United States, Everglades National Park protects an unparalleled landscape filled with curious flora and fauna. At nearly 1.5 million acres in size, the park provides important habitat for numerous rare and endangered species like the manatee, American crocodile, and the elusive Florida panther. Here's everything you need to know to plan a memorable visit to the famed "River of Grass." Click here to Plan Your Visit!

Rookery Bay Reserve 12.2 miles

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300 Tower Rd
Naples, FL 34113

Located at the northern end of the Ten Thousand Islands on the gulf coast of Florida, the Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve represents one of the few remaining undisturbed mangrove estuaries in North America.

An amazing world exists within the 110,000 acres of pristine mangrove forest, uplands and protected waters of Rookery Bay. Where rivers and streams meet the sea, a unique habitat is formed. A myriad of wildlife, including 150 species of birds and many threatened and endangered animals, thrive in the estuarine environment and surrounding upland hammocks and scrub found within the Reserve.

Naples Botanical Garden - 5.7 miles

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4820 Bayshore Dr
Naples, FL 34112

Paradise: A place of bliss. A region of supreme delight. A state of happiness. Naples Botanical Garden is creating a world class paradise that combines delightful cultivated tropical gardens with beautifully restored natural habitats. The Garden connects people and plants through display, education, conservation and science. It will be a community gathering place and an exceptional venue for exploring our natural world as well as enjoying special events, traveling exhibitions and performances. Now plan your visit!

 

Naples Zoo - 1.1 miles

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1590 Goodlette Rd
Naples, FL 34102

Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens seeks to delight you with the natural world to inspire the conservation of our planet's wild areas and their wondrous inhabitants. As you enjoy the Zoo and historic garden, we want you to understand that all of us have great power to change the future for people and animals by what we purchase, how we live, and whom we support.

 

The Naples Preserve - 2.6 miles

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1200 5th Ave S
Naples, FL 34102

The Naples Preserve is located on 9 1/2 acres at the corner of U.S. 41 and Fleischmann Boulevard. The site protects two unique Florida Upland Habitats: Pine Flatwoods and Oak-Rosemary Scrubs. Explore the 0.4 self-guided nature walk as it curves through the shaded woods. Then, sit, rest, and take in the surroundings while sitting on one of our many benches. 

The Preserve offers you one of your best opportunities in Southwest Florida to see gopher tortoises in their natural habitat, along with native wildflowers, trees, birds, butterflies, rabbits, and more. The peak months for viewing wildflowers and butterflies are between August and September.

Conservancy of SWFL - 1.4 miles

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1200 5th Ave S
Naples, FL 34102

With humble beginnings as a group of concerned citizens who came together to defeat a proposed "Road to Nowhere" and spearhead the acquisition and protection of Rookery Bay, the Conservancy has grown into a regional leader.