Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get to Dry Tortugas National Park?
Does Park have any lodging/groceries/freshwater available?
How can I get to Loggerhead Key?
Is spearfishing or lobstering allowed in the park?
Can I have a firearm in the Park?
Are personal watercraft (jet skis) allowed in Park?
Is there a public dock at Garden Key?
Does the park provide a shuttle service for boats anchored in the harbor?
Does the park provide trash receptacles?
Can I barter or trade with commercial fishermen for seafood?
Is fishing allowed in the park?
What is the RNA?
What can campers bring with them on the commercial ferries?
Did You Know?
Snorkeling is a great way to immerse yourself in the underwater world of the Dry Tortugas. Many wrecks and patch reefs lie in relatively shallow water and are easy to access. Be sure to ask for more information at the visitor center!