The sky was a bit overcast, the wind was whipping through the palm trees, and the thermometer read 55.Looe Key Reef Resort Ramrod Key, FL - Florida Keys Policies Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.This is a great place to check out the larger creatures such as spotted eagle rays, reef sharks, and loggerhead turtles.Featuring one of the most spectacular reefs in the Florida Keys with plentiful Elkhorn and massive Star coral, Looe Key has become a major destination for snorkeling enthusiasts throughout the world.
The trip is a full 5 hours and takes you out to the area of the Florida Keys that many consider to have the best snorkeling.Plus, the resort has its own full service dive center, just steps from.Looe Key Closer to South Beach, Looe Key is a bit of a local secret.
The key to great snorkeling is to have the right conditions so you can comfortably enjoy yourself as you observe the marine life from the surface.We go every year the first weekend in Mar. and drive down to Key West in the AM and come back after sunset.It is also known for its clear visibility and healthy, diverse coral reef.
Itinerary Snorkeling Captain B will take you to snorkel Looe Key Marine Sanctuary.
Named for the HMS Looe which ran aground here in 1744, Looe Key Reef is just 5.3 sq. nautical miles, yet within this small area is a tremendous variety of both coral structure and marine life.
As a result, large schools of friendly fish and a complete reef ecosystem remain preserved.Thanks Peg for your kindness next year I hope we can have that snorkel trip together.Looe Key Snorkel is another excellent snorkeling trip that goes above and beyond.
If you make an early start today you might want to make another snorkeling visit to Looe Key.