Continent
North America
Country
Florida (USA)
Next Big City
Miami, Key West
Next Town
Islamorada
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shop, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Small wave
Hazards:
Ships
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Big shallow area with excellent flat water. Beyond the flats deeper water with small waves.

Beach

Type:
Grass
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Trees
Beach Users:
No information

Grassy area to rig your gear. Very limited space to launch and land with palm trees close by. Therefore walk out your lines in the shallow water and launch from there.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
NE, ENE, E, ESE, SE, SSE, S
Main Direction:
N, NNE, NE, ENE, E, ESE, SE, NW, NNW

Main wind directions: East and Northeast. From these directions the winds are very steady. Be careful with thunderstorms and squalls. Always keep watching the sky. On North winds it will be gusty through the bridge, but further out it is nicer, but it is offshore.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Miami drive down to the Florida Keys. Get onto Islamorada and behind the bridge turn on mile marker 83.8 left to the oceanside at the lighthouse and drive to the water.

Extra information

Rules
Fees

$10 per day launch fee, check in and pay at the marina office before riding. Yearly passes also available.

Nightlife

Holiday Isle on Windley Key has a bit of nightlife.