Regardless of the time of year you visit the park, it is critical you stay informed of the weather; this is especially true for those traveling to the park in their own vessels.
Bait boxes in the park contain rat poison:Dry Tortugas has an ongoing Rat Management Plan to prevent reintroduction of invasive rats. Rodenticide is harmful to pets if ingested. Keep all pets on leashes and contact park staff if you see rats or suspect your pet has ingested rodenticide.
Last updated: April 11, 2023