With the shallow waters around the keys snorkeling, sail boarding, sailing and kayaking is a great pastime. Snorkeling and diving in the keys offers some exceptional experiences. With the calm seas the visibility is awesome. Several of the outfitters offer nature guided tours for the kayakers. Take a day and visit the mangrove canopied canals and streams by kayak or canoe. Search for tropical birds, sharks, and sting rays while exploring the canals around the keys.
Long Key State Recreational Park
Key Colony Beach
Crane Point Museum
About Marathon Key
Abyss Dive Center on Marathon Key
While visiting any of the keys make sure you spend a day golfing. Golfing in the keys is remarkable. The scenery is excellent, with towering trees and tropical flowers, bushes and mangroves. While golfing you may encounter egrets, herons and other tropical wildlife on the courses. There are several courses to choose from while in the keys, so sit back one day and relax with a round of golf.