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John Yarbrough Linear Park

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Great Excercise Paths

Very well maintained and safe bike, walking and exercise paths. Quiet and tranquil. Fun for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pittsurgh
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North Fort Myers, Florida
Great place to bike ride and see the scenery.

Interesting place to bike. Six miles from one end to the other. Saw lots of birds, snakes... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
warrenistheone
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Naples, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well maintained and safe bike, walking and exercise paths. Quiet and tranquil. Fun for a stroll alone or with a friend.

Thank pittsurgh
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Interesting place to bike. Six miles from one end to the other. Saw lots of birds, snakes, turtles and a family of ducks. It goes by the train yard, so interesting things to see there with several locomotives to view. Plus it has a perfect,...More

Thank warrenistheone
Reviewed 12 April 2018

This is a great trail for cycling, the route takes you along the river we’re its possible to spot many a lazy alligator. There are plenty of picnic spots to stop along the way

Thank jacquelinesV5872NY
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Excellent walking path with a few work out spot. Some great views of local wild birds and even an alligator or two

Thank jlaga
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We walked about 2.5 miles of the park. There were several different birds including Osprey, Anhinga, Herons and Cormorant. Lots of Turtles sunning themselves. No gators this time. Flat and easy to walk.

Thank PaGerman
Reviewed 10 July 2017

we enjoy walking from ben pratt to daniels. especially excited when we are able to see "Al" the alligator! also lots of birds, ducks and flowers to see.

Thank brendalasoffbula
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This trail reminds me the paths along the I&M Canal in Illinois. A paved path runs along one side of a canal in which you might see wildlife, birds, gators. There is some shade for most of the length. There were plenty of joggers, bikers,...More

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Darn. The only "poor" rating is German, which I don't comprehend. Unfortunate, as this linear park is great for what it was designed to do - provide a wide, paved, relatively straight and flat path for exercise. There are a couple picnic areas; but, they...More

1  Thank NorthofDetroit
Reviewed 30 March 2017

When I just want a 20 mile ride from home, this is where I go. It is quiet (unlike most bike paths in Ft. Myers) and relatively uncrowded. There are several (some busy) roads to cross and there is not much to look at, but...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Miles of flat, paved paths follow along the side of canals in this Ft. Myers location. Lots to see, most especially wildlife (birds, turtle, fish). We even spotted an alligator. You will walk in both shade and sun, but the majority is sunny, so dress...More

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JoAnn S
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Response from jlaga | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs at the park however the park is for walks, runners and workouts. Would the dog interfere with the other users? I never noticed any “no dogs allowed” signs either
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