Chiquita Boat Lock, Cape Coral

Chiquita Boat Lock

Chiquita Boat Lock

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     The Chiquita Boat Lock is located 2.7 miles from the Sannibel Causeway.  It can accept boats up to 70 feet wide, 16 feet wide and 5 foot draft.  The lock was built in the 1970’s to prevent salt water intrusion into the southwest Cape Coral canal system.

     It provides Gulf access from the Camelot Canal and the southwest Spreader Waterway into the Intra coastal Waterway via the Caloosahatchee River.

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