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Best trails in Fort Myers

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Looking for a great trail near Fort Myers, Florida? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, wildlife trails, kid friendly trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Lovers Key State Park or Estero Bay Preserve State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve or Bird Rookery Swamp. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 8 easy trails in Fort Myers ranging from 0.6 to 13 miles and from 0 to 22 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Fort Myers
Top trails (9)
#1 - Six Mile Cypress Slough Trail
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 32 m
Six Mile Cypress Slough Trail is a 1.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Fort Myers, Florida that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
#2 - Lakes Park Trail
Lake Regional Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 53 m
Lakes Park Trail is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Fort Myers, Florida that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walkingShow more
#3 - Hickory Swamp Loop
Hickory Swamp Preserve
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 39 m
Hickory Swamp Loop is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Fort Myers, Florida that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#4 - Buckingham Preserve Equestrian Trail
Buckingham Trails Preserve
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 15 m
Buckingham Preserve Equestrian Trail is a 3.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Fort Myers, Florida that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail isShow more
#5 - Florida Gulf Coast University Walk
Fort Myers, Florida
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Florida Gulf Coast University Walk is a 3.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Fort Myers, Florida that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trShow more
#6 - Winkler Trail
Estero Bay Preserve State Park
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 14 m
Winkler Trail is a 0.6 mile out and back trail located near Fort Myers, Florida that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and natuShow more
#7 - Quarantine Docks Loop Trail
Cayo Costa State Park
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Length: 9 mi • Est. 3 h 39 m
Quarantine Docks Loop Trail is a 9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Fort Myers, Florida that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#8 - Orange River [CLOSED]
Manatee Park
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Length: 13 mi
NOTE: As of April 2020, it has been reported this trail has a temporary closed. Please check with the park before visiting. This section of the Orange River is a great paddling trip and provides visiShow more
#9 - Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve North [CLOSED]
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
NOTE: As of April 2020, it has been reported this trail has a temporary closed. Please check with the park before visiting.Show more