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Rotary Park Environmental Center

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5505 Rose Garden Dr, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8052
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A Nice Little Area to Learn About Butterflies

Carol was a very helpful person who educated me on the types of butterflies and the way they live... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ghalpern
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Cape Coral, Florida
Rotary Park Environmental Center

I have visited the park and walked the trails with my grandchildren. It has Florida vegetation... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
HarrietMcHenry
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
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“butterfly house” (34 reviews)
“walking trails” (10 reviews)
“lookout tower” (7 reviews)
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5505 Rose Garden Dr, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8052
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"butterfly house"
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"walking trails"
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"lookout tower"
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"burrowing owl"
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"bird watching"
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"dog lovers"
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"limited hours"
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"dog area"
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"small dog"
in 2 reviews
"morning walk"
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"great place to walk"
in 4 reviews
"children's playground"
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"dry season"
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"wading birds"
in 2 reviews
"nice walk"
in 7 reviews
"shaded areas"
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"flora and fauna"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carol was a very helpful person who educated me on the types of butterflies and the way they live and breed. The area where the butterflies are kept is small.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited the park and walked the trails with my grandchildren. It has Florida vegetation. There is also a nearby playground and dog park there.

Thank HarrietMcHenry
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Rotary Park has some interesting plants, both native and exotic. There are several clumps of colorful blooming bromeliads. It has a small butterfly house. Saw some Purple Martins at the bird houses. Donna's Garden is a nice addition. There is a paved walkway around the...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

This outdoor experience was great except for the small amount of homless. there was some unkempt bearded man with a camera screaming at the top of his lungs. other than that i had a great time.

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our time walking the trails at the park. Very peaceful place to enjoy being outdoors. Well maintained place.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Kids ages 9, 7, 4, & 2 had fun at the park. Great hiking trails. Many birds and lizards. Great place to explore Florida nature.

Thank TammyVC
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Easy paved walking trail, circling children's playground and dog park, along with community building with nature displays and washrooms. Butterfly aviary with limited hours (Monday, Friday & Saturdays at 10:30). Marked trails through brush have not been kept up-to-date (condemned lookout) but an enjoyable outing...More

Thank Judy V
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Rotary Park a great family park with a nice playground and paved walking trails. Like many parks, they have fitness stations throughout the walking trails, all tucked in a lovely, quiet neighborhood. There is no fee for the park, only the dog area. We loved...More

Thank MCA6345
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We were staying at a nearby hotel & drove past the entrance just about everyday. Finally decided to go see it. They have an envornmental center, but we were unable to go in, since they were offering a yoga class. We asked about going to...More

Thank fredv357
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

There are paths and viewing areas here. As of 2/2018 the observation tower was closed, but we walked to the other one down the road and saw the tops of the trees from there. If the visitors center is open they have live things to...More

Thank G Roger P
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Most Lee County Parks close at dusk and open by 6am
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