2017-07-12 / Arts & Entertainment News

Swim, park for free at Lee County parks July 29-30

In recognition of National Park & Recreation Month, Lee County Parks & Recreation will offer free pool admission and free parking on Saturday, July 29, and Sunday, July 30.

The city of Cape Coral also is participating by waiving fees at its five boat ramps, including the Yacht Club Boat Ramp, Horton Park, Rosen Park, Burnt Store and BMX Boat Ramp.

Lee County Parks & Recreation sites offering free swimming or free parking:

Regional parks: Lakes Park, Manatee Park, Hickey Creek Mitigation Park, Caloosahatchee Regional Park, Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve and Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve.

Beach sites: Bonita Beach Accesses No. 1 and No. 10, Bonita Beach Park, Bowditch Point and Lynn Hall Memorial Park, Bunche Beach, Bowman’s Beach and Turner Beach (north side only of Blind Pass).

Boat ramps: Punta Rassa, Matlacha, Alva, Davis, Pine Island Commercial Marina and Imperial River.

Pools: Lehigh Community Pool, North Fort Myers Community Pool, Pine Island Community Pool and San Carlos Community Pool.

Other recreational sites within Lee County owned or maintained by other government entities are not included.

These include beach access points managed by Fort Myers Beach, and Sanibel sites including the south side of Blind Pass.

For more information, call 533-7275 or email leeparks@leegov.com.

Download the Come Discover Map online or grab one at any Lee County site. ¦

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