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    Buck Island Reef

    National Monument Virgin Islands

Lodging

Anchorage is available overnight to boaters within the designated area. A permit is required to anchor within the designated area. Lights must be kept to a minimum because bright lights disorient sea turtles and other night time animals.

Buck Island itself is day use only. There are no facilites and camping is prohibited.

Did You Know?

Manchineel Tree on Buck Island

The tropical dry forest of Buck Island has over 180 native plant species that inhabit the island, including locally threatened species. It is threatened by non-native invasive plants which out compete native species.