Lehigh Acres offers ponds, lakes and canals. Within the community, residents enjoy year-round freshwater fishing, golf at five championship courses, biking, tennis, walking and numerous other activities.
Lee County Parks and Recreation offers a wide variety of programs and facilities, for citizens and visitors alike. The main Lehigh Acres facility has a pool, five baseball diamonds, tennis courts, summer camps, grills, picnic tables, and playground equipment and food concessions. In addition, there is a Community Center open Monday through Saturday, and there are new baseball facilities at Veteran’s Park as well.
The Gulf of Mexico is 30 miles west, which means that some of Florida’s finest beaches are less than an hour away. The Caloosahatchee River stretches north and east, from which boat enthusiasts enjoy a direct channel west to the Gulf and east to the Atlantic Ocean and north to mid-state Florida.