Welcome to Friends of Cayo Costa State Park
"Our mission is to preserve, protect and promote the unique unspoiled natural beauty and heritage of Cayo Costa State Park
for present and future generations."
Adopt a Turtle Nest is BACK for 2022
The Turtles of Cayo Costa need you! This year is going to better than last, more updates and some web pages to view your nest are new for this year.
Adopt a Nest
An all-season apparel accessory! Use it in the winter to keep warm, and the summer to cool off! The Full Color Multi-Use Microfiber Custom neck gaiter functions as a sun protector, a face mask, a bandana, a scarf, a rally towel, a headband, a hairband, or a hair scrunchie. Made of stretchy and comfortable microfiber, this item fits every head! Made of 100% polyester, lightweight & machine washable.
International Dark Sky Application in Process
Photo courtesy of Rob Hoovis
The Friends of Cayo Costa State Park is a division of Barrier Island Parks Society, a not for profit 501c3 Citizen Support Organization (CSO), that works with the Florida Park service to specifically support Cayo Costa state park.
Experience Cayo Costa Now!
Awaken is a cinematic experience dedicated to the natural beauty and ecological diversity on The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel. Our natural resources are truly important and deserve protection. Make plans to experience Awaken yourself by visiting Cayo Costa State Park soon!