While in the City of Cape Coral, head due west to the largest island in the state of Florida, Pine Island. This attractive space just outside Cape Coral, FL is a picturesque spot that is home to many activities right off the Gulf of Mexico with a special emphasis on fishing.
Bring your reel and see what types of fish you can catch. Pine Island is home to a large fishing community with many commercial fishing entities still operating to this day. Enjoy a day of fishing at one of many docks or other spaces where regular fishing activities are available at. Don’t forget to bring your boat over if you have one.
Speaking of which, sail off to the Matlacha Pass while in this area near Cape Coral, Florida. This area connects the island to Cape Coral and also to a wildlife refuge that shares its name with the pass.
Visit one of the farmer stands around Pine Island to order fresh produce grown right on site. The mangoes are among the most popular tropical fruits available here. Many of these stands are open throughout the week with people traveling long distances just to get some of these fruits.