Barefoot Beach Preserve, Bonita Springs

(4.6/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
Dig your feet into the sand and watch tortoises go by on Barefoot Beach Preserve, one of southwest Florida's last undeveloped barrier islands. Hike the short path for views of the ocean and lush vegetation and consider a guided walk with a ranger to learn about the area's plant and animal life. You can also pick up a free informative recreation guide. Restrooms, showers, and a concession stand at which you can purchase food and drinks and rent beach equipment are available. The preserve also provides parking for a fee. By using our Bonita Springs vacation generator, you can arrange your visit to Barefoot Beach Preserve and other attractions in Bonita Springs.
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  • Spent the day at this great beach. We were met on the way in by a "gopher turtle." They are abundant. Just a pleasant relaxing experience. Gorgeous million dollar homes line the entrance to the beach! 
  • Great repeat visit. We have a collier Co beach pass but regularly visitors pay $8/vehicle to enter. Plenty of parking both in lots and along the road. There are restrooms, concession stand, picnic tab...  more »
  • Went to Barefoot Beach to watch the sunset. There were very few people on the beach at 5pm when we arrived. We sat and drank a long cool drink while watching the sunset. The color of the water was ama...  more »