Be safe - It's a Long Way to the Hospital
The Dry Tortugas National Park has much to offer! To reach this remote ocean wilderness one must travel by boat or plane over 68 miles of open sea.
Important Safety Tips
If you have any questions, please talk to a Park Ranger before enjoying the park's resources.
Questions? Talk to a Park Ranger on the island before heading out.
Wildlife at Dry Tortugas National Park is plentiful! Birders as well as marine life enthusiasts will not be disappointed at the park. It is important to remember that all wildlife is protected and wild. Never approach, touch, or collect any wildlife during your visit.
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Last updated: December 31, 2020