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Powell Creek Preserve

Powell Creek Preserve is a 77 acre parcel located at 15601 Hart Rd in North Fort Myers. Acquired in 2003 by Lee County's Conservation 20/20 program, Powell Creek Preserve functions as a filter marsh, and provides trails for hiking, geocaching, nature study and photography.  The filter marsh was constructed to improve the water quality in Powell Creek as well as downstream bodies of water.

Powell Creek...

Powell Creek Preserve is a 77 acre parcel located at 15601 Hart Rd in North Fort Myers. Acquired in 2003 by Lee County's Conservation 20/20 program, Powell Creek Preserve functions as a filter marsh, and provides trails for hiking, geocaching, nature study and photography.  The filter marsh was constructed to improve the water quality in Powell Creek as well as downstream bodies of water.

Powell Creek Preserve contains a diversity of plant communities, capable of hosting a wide variety of wildlife. In addition to the typical array of wading birds attracted by freshwater wetlands, you might expect to see warblers, pileated woodpeckers, feral hogs, gray squirrels, rabbits and gopher tortoises.

Key Features

Things to Do

Beaches, Parks & Nature

Outdoor Activities & Sports

Bicycle Trails

Hiking/Nature Trails

Amenities

Location

Mainland

Suitable for Ages

All Ages

Time to Experience Activity

1 - 2 Hours

Availability

Daily

Activities

Bicycling, Birding, Natural Wildlife Viewing

Category

Nature Preserve, Protected Species Habitat, Bicycle Trails, Community Park, Hiking/Nature Trails

Key Features

Things to Do

Beaches, Parks & Nature

Outdoor Activities & Sports

Bicycle Trails

Hiking/Nature Trails

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