Lakes Regional Park, Fort Myers

4.7
#4 of 16 in Parks in Fort Myers
Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Pick your favorite activity and enjoy the outdoors at Lakes Regional Park. Amid its greenery and manmade lakes, you can see many species of birds, fish, and American alligators. Go for a relaxing lakeside walk or jog, or have a picnic at one of the shelters that are equipped with tables, grills, water and electricity. Outdoor fitness areas and play areas for children are available, as well as bike and boat rentals. One of the park's most popular attractions is the miniature train ride. Park access is free for pedestrians and cyclists, but parking requires a fee. Reserve shelters and pavilions ahead of time. Make Lakes Regional Park a centerpiece of your Fort Myers vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Fort Myers road trip planner.
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  • Lovely family friendly and safe park. The rental bike was old and didn't work well ($20). The electric boat didn't work well and was not as described. ($40). The guy admitted it didn't work well but....  more »
  • Since moving to Fort Myers two years ago, my family has loved visiting Lakes Park, walking around, playing on the splash pad and playground, having picnics here, and just today we discovered the...  more »
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  • Beautiful park. 2 playgrounds for varying ages. 2 splash pads as well. We took the complimentary golf cart tour and it was a great way to see the entire park. The guide was informative and sweet! Parking was $1/hour or $5 for the whole day. You can rent bikes, paddle boats, and bike cart things that hold 2-6+ people.
  • Best park in Florida on the west coast. So much fun to be with the family. Playground is Awesome for the children. Green house was very nice to walk through. Fans cooled us off while exploring the plants. We enjoyed ice cream and a hot dog , while watching birds and the biggest turtle I have ever seen in the water. Then headed off to the water park, where kids play inside gated area of water shooting up from the ground. No pool. Plus it's all free. Train ride for kids also. Thank you Lakes Park for all my memories with grandkids. ♡♡♡

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