Elliott Key Harbor and Campground Closed
Winds, surge and tides associated with Hurricane Sandy caused considerable damage to docks & boardwalk at Elliott Key. The harbor and campground are closed until further notice. University Dock 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?
When exploring Biscayne National Park's coral reefs, don't forget to slow down and take note of some of the small wonders. Turtles, sharks and shipwrecks are great, but don't miss flamingo tongue snails, Christmas tree worms and mermaid's wineglasses.