With it’s 365 acres, Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve is one of the largest preserved green space in Cape Coral. It is located north of Veteran’s Parkway and features a 6600’ Nature trail, a visitor center with detailed informations about this amazing habitat, seasonal kayak rentals and a poignant Veterans Memorial Area. Along the boardwalk, you can observe a variety of wildlife include eagles, herons, raccoons, crabs, snakes and many more.
After a relaxing walk through the Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve, you can enjoy a snack at one of the picnic tables. You’ll find them close to the Veterans Memorial Area, which invites you to recognize and honor those who have served.
The trails as well as the Veterans Memorial Area are accessible year-round, just the kayak rental operation is limited. And always remember yourself before you visit, it is a protected natural preserve. Hence, dogs or any kind of sports are not permitted on the trails.