​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Explore the Natural Beauty of SWFL Beaches!  ​​

​​Lee County Parks & Recreation maintains a number of beaches across the county which offer a variety of recreational opportunities and vary in amenities, activities, and features.  Admission is free but parking fees may apply. Parking may be limited and varies by location. Cost is $1-$2 per hour (or $5 per day). Get a Parking Sticker and only pay once a year (at most sites)!  Fishing is free at these sites (but a saltwater fishing license may be required, at no cost to Florida residents). Click here to check the Water Quality. Prohibited at the beach: alcoholic beverages, glass bottles, jet ski launch, hammocks tied to vegetation. 

- Park FREE & take the Trolley to the beach from Summerlin Square or Main Street Parking.

Beach Locations

Alison Hagerup Beach Park

14790 Captiva Drive
Captiva, FL 33924
Google Map/Directions

(239) 472-2472

Andy Rosse Lane (paddlecraft launch)

11570 Andy Rosse Lane
Captiva, FL 33924
Google Map/Directions

(239) 229-1610

Boca Grande Beach (multiple accesses)

Boca Grande, Florida 33921


Google Map/Directions

(​941) 964-2564

Bonita Beach Park

27954 Hickory Blvd.
Bonita Springs, FL 34134
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 949-4615

Bowditch Point Beach Park

50 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 229-1610

Bowman's Beach Park

1700 Bowman's Beach Road
Sanibel, FL 33957
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 472-6397

Causeway Islands

19931 Sanibel Causeway Road
Sanibel, FL 33957
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 229-1610

Crescent Beach Family Park

1100 Estero Blvd
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 229-1610

Dog Beach Park (be aware of tides)

8800 Estero Blvd
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Google Map/Directions

​(​239) 949-4615

Estero Islands Beach Access (multiple accesses)

between 50 and 950 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 765-6250

Little Hickory Island Beach Park

26082 Hickory Blvd.
Bonita Springs, FL 34134
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 949-4615

Lynn Hall Memorial Beach Park

950 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 229-1610

​​Matanzas Bridge Fishing Pier

700 Fishermans Wharf Drive
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 229-1610

​​​Matanzas Pass Preserve

199 Bay Road
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 229-1610

San Carlos/Bunche Beach Preserve

18201 John Morris Road
Fort Myers, FL 33908
Google Map/Directions

​(​239) 229-1610

Turner Beach Park

17200 Captiva Dr.
Sanibel, FL 33957
Google Map/Directions

(​239) 472-6397