Barrier Island Beach
Barefoot Beach Preserve is the perfect beach choice for those wanting to enjoy a more natural beach environment surrounded by wildlife and greenery. Ideal for families, the beach offers safe swimming and is perfect for relaxing and enjoying the view. Fishing enthusiasts love this beach park as they can catch many different species of fish in the tidal creeks and mangroves or right off the beach. Read our featured blog article about Barefoot Beach Preserve.
The Preserve is 342-acres of unspoiled land and one of the last undeveloped barrier islands on the west coast of Florida. It is on Little Hickory Island and has 8,200 feet of beach stretching south to Wiggins Pass.
One of Naples Best Beaches for Shelling
Nature lovers will enjoy this beautiful beach which features a one-mile-long boardwalk/nature trail. Amenities include showers, restrooms, picnic area, and concession for equipment rental, and food and drink purchases. Handicapped beach wheelchair access.
Read our Tips for Finding Beautiful Shells on Naples Beaches, see our Kids Beach Scavenger Hunt, or learn about Florida Sunshine Survival Tips.
Parking $8 per vehicle if you do not have a Collier residents permit.