Sports and Outdoors - Sanibel and Captiva Islands
Find pleasure in the uncrowded atmosphere of Sanibel & Captiva Islands: Surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico, Pine Island Sound & San Carlos Bay. The waters & lush tropical foilage combine to make summers cooler & winter temps average mid to high 70`s.
We're showcasing all that Captiva and Sanibel Island Florida has to offer right here. Make this web site your springboard for jumping into the Cities and Lifestyles that make up our paradise!
JN "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge
Any trip to the barrier islands of Sanibel and Captiva in the Gulf of Mexico should include a visit to the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge. The Refuge is named for the political cartoonist, J. Ding Darling, who was ahead of his time in taking a keen interest in the environment. Darling fell in love with Sanibel Island and used his influence and political connections to protect the pristine wildlife and surrounding wetlands. Today, approximately 50% of Sanibel is part of the wildlife refuge, best known for its spectacular bird populations as well as the peaceful existence of many previously endangered species...read more »
Canoe and Kayak Launch
Gulfside City Park
Canoe and Kayak Launch
Pond Apple Park
Sanibel Gardens Preserve
Sanibel Recreation Center
3880 Sanibel-Captiva Road
Swimming Pool, Lap Pool, Splash Pad and Slide
Cybex cardiovascular equipment
Southwest Florida Wading and Shorebirds
Can you identify the birds in this Video?
One of them is the Snowy Egret.
The Snowy Egret is one of North America's most familiar herons, having staged a rapid comeback after protective legislation was enacted in the early 1900s. Found throughout the Western Hemisphere, these wading birds are delicately built, with snowy white feathers, black legs, and bright yellow feet, which they use to actively stir up prey in the shallow waters of ponds and marshes.
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Dawn Patrol Charters - Dawn Patrol fishes the backcountry (bays, creeks, rivers and passes) adjoining Marco Island and the Ten Thousand Islands and the nearshore artificial reefs.
Marco Island Sea Excursions - is a Florida convention services company that offers support services to meeting planners in the Ft. Myers, Naples and Marco Island Florida areas.
Tarpon Tamer Charters - Offshore fishing excursions day or night trips, fishing the Gulf of Mexico. Backwater fishing excursions day or night trips, fishing from Naples Bay to 10,000 Islands to Everglades National Park.