Barefoot Beach Preserve, Bonita Springs

Dig your feet into the sand and watch tortoises go by on Barefoot Beach Preserve, one of southwest Florida's last undeveloped barrier islands. Hike the short path for views of the ocean and lush vegetation and consider a guided walk with a ranger to learn about the area's plant and animal life. You can also pick up a free informative recreation guide. Restrooms, showers, and a concession stand at which you can purchase food and drinks and rent beach equipment are available. The preserve also provides parking for a fee. A visit to Barefoot Beach Preserve represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Bonita Springs trip itinerary maker site to plot your vacation.
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  • I enjoyed this beach - was long and plenty of sandy area. My husband was meeting me later, so I took at Uber to the beach. First we entered the gate for the development and drove along the curvy...  more »
  • Loved Barefoot Beach. Make sure you get there early to ensure you get parking. Great place to hunt for shells and walk the beach. Seeing the gopher tortoise’s is really neat. The drive through...  more »

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