Charlotte Harbor Preserve State Park
About Charlotte Harbor Preserve State Park
A NOTE FROM THE MANAGER
There are several trails that provide opportunities for observing birds and other wildlife around the Preserve. If you are looking for well maintained trails you may want to come to our Punta Gorda Management Unit on Burnt Store Road. Stop in at the Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center for great information about the habitats and animals that this park protects. There are other trails throughout the park. However, most of these provide a more natural experience and the trails recieve less maintenence than those in Punta Gorda. Please call the park office for further information about the trails.
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Another way to experience the Preserve is by canoe, kayak, or sha
The Friends of the Char
- The administrative, resource management and facilities maintenance offices are located on Burnt Store Road in Punta Gorda approximately 3 miles south of US 41/Tamiami Trail.
- Other access points to the park are available in Cape Coral, Cape Haze, El Jobean, Little Pine Island and Rotonda.