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.
Elliott Key Harbor and Campground Closed Until Further Notice
Contractors began work to repair damaged boardwalks and marina at Elliott Key and the visitor center grounds. The marina and campground at Elliott Key are closed until the repairs are complete. University Dock on Elliott Key remains open for day use only. More »
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?
Mangrove snapper (also known as gray snapper) must be at least 10 inches long to keep. Following fishing regulations will ensure healthy fisheries in and outside of Biscayne National Park for generations to come. More...