Boat Tours, Paddle-craft Rentals and Select Conveniences Temporarily Unavailable
Glass-bottom, snorkel, diving and island boat tours, and rentals for canoes and other paddle-craft, are temporarily unavailable. The park is working to resolve the issue as soon as possible and regrets the inconvenience. Limited snack items are available.
Park Reopens As Tropical Storm Noel Moves East
As Tropical Storm Noel moves in an easterly direction and away from the south Florida coast, Biscayne National Park plans to reopen the Dante Fascell Visitor Center, the Park Headquarters Building, the grounds at Convoy Point, and the concession operation at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, November 2, 2007. Park facilities located on Boca Chita, Elliott and Adams Keys will reopen at 12:00 noon on Friday.
For information on Biscayne National Park and the recreational opportunities it offers, call the park’s visitor center at 305-230-PARK (7275) or log on to the park website at www.nps.gov/bisc. To make or confirm reservations for boat tours, contact Biscayne National Underwater Park at 305-230-1100.
Did You Know?
For 50 years, four generations of the Sweeting family thrived on Biscayne National Park's Elliott Key. Here they raised pineapples, salvaged wrecked ships, went to school, worshipped and played at the northern end of Florida's Keys.