Operating Hours & Seasons

Foraging HB at Buck Island

Buck Island Reef National Monument is open year-round. There is no overnight camping on the island; the park is closed from sunset to sunrise to protect nesting sea turtles that come ashore at night. 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.

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Mailing Address:

2100 Church St. #100
Christiansted, VI 00820


(340) 773-1460

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