Port of the Islands Marina (boating location),
525 Newport Drive
Naples, FL 34114

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Sunrise at the Marsh TrailTen Thousand Islands National Wildlife RefugeMarsh Trail Observation Tower

Most of the Refuge is boat accessible only, and is open to fishing and waterfowl hunting. Hike the 1mi Marsh Trail for spectacular birdwatching & photography, especially at sunrise and sunset on the 2-story observation tower. Access Marsh Trail near US41 mm31 at Lat-Long: 25.974144, -81.554085 on the south side of Tamiami Trail East.   In summer, visitors should avoid disturbing sea turtle and shorebird nests. Pets permitted on a leash. More visitor activity information available at: www.fws.gov/refuge/Ten_Thousand_Islands/visit/visitor_activities.html

Details & Amenities


Green Listing

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant

Facility Amenities

Boat Ramp

General Information

Dates Closed: Note: Waterfowl hunting in accordance with Florida state game regulations is permitted during season on Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge.
Hours: Navigable waterways are open 24/7. Call to inquire about seasonal field condition limitations. Headquarters office is open weekdays from 8-4pm: 239-657-8001.
Open Year-Round

Guest Information

Family Friendly

Information/Services Provided

Educational Organization
Maps Available

Pet Information

Pets on Leash Allowed

Rate Information

Free Admission

Tour Information

Self-Guided tours


Hiking/Nature Trails
Nature-Based Attraction
Protected Species Habitat