Barefoot Beach Preserve, Bonita Springs

Must see · Beach · Wildlife Area
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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  • Beautiful Beach and drive to beach nice too! It can take time to get through gate on holidays but worth it!  more »
  • The beaches were pretty empty during the week when we went! Sand was white and soft, the water was beautiful and the beach was extremely clean  more »
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