Shell Creek RV Resort lies in the peaceful countryside, where you can savor a delightful respite from city noises. Local amusements include golfing, making charter fishing excursions and visiting attractions such as the market and animal shelter below.
Fleamaster Flea Market
Treasures and treats abound at Fleamaster Flea Market, as it holds 900 stores that sell an enormous variety of merchandise. If you love to read, don’t miss the vendor who sells used books. You’ll also find seashell items, sports equipment and almost everything else imaginable. Some people come mainly for the treats, which include Coney Island hot dogs, Italian ices and amazing donuts with lots of toppings.
It’s open every Friday through Sunday. The address is 4135 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Fort Myers.
Octagon Wild Animal Rescue Park
The Octagon Wild Animal Rescue Park is a place where injured or abused exotic animals receive loving care. You can see the critters up close, as well as hear stories of their quirks and personalities from a volunteer. A visit here is interesting for people of any age.
Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for seniors and children. The address is 41660 Horseshoe Road in Punta Gorda.
Our Peace River camping resort has a creek for fishing, along with planned activities that include potlucks, card nights and bingo. In addition, it’s only 24 miles from the attractions, museums and shopping in Fort Myers.