One of the recreational gems in the Fort Myers area is Lakes Regional Park
. This 279-acre park owned and managed by Lee County offers residents a pristine spot to relax and enjoy the great Southwest Florida weather. Young and old alike enjoy the Lakes Park attractions and amenities which include a miniature railroad, fragrance garden, rental boats, walking trails, water playgrounds and so much more. Lakes Park is located of Gladiolus Drive, just west of US-41.
After visiting Lakes Park, many covet the chance to live near this recreational gem. Lakes Park is bounded by Gladiolus Drive to the south, Summerlin Road to the west, Cypress Lake to the north and US-41 to the east and there are three residential communities located within this grid that offer walking, jogging or biking access to the park without crossing a main street. These communities include:
While not directly adjacent, there are also several developments located in the Gladiolus Drive
and Summerlin Road
corridors that are also very close to Lakes Park.