J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge is a 6,400-acre refuge that is home to 245 different species of birds, more than 50 types of reptiles, and 32 different kinds of mammals, including manatees.
Sanibel is full of things to do, from world famous shelling on the beaches, to fishing, shopping, dining, bike riding and so much more. Tour the wildlife refuge, play a round of golf, or just find a new beach to relax on. Check out our events guide if you're looking to plan your trip around a fun activity.