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  • Small island off Sombrero Beach
    Small island off Sombrero Beach
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  • Two bridges side by side
    Two bridges side by side
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  • Wading bird at low tide behind our boat
    Wading bird at low tide behind our boat
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  • 1. Seven Mile Bridge

    The old 7 mile bridge was quite narrow. I didn't realize how narrow it was until I saw it again. It is only possible to access the ends of the bridge from the Fleming Key end to Pigeon Key, and then...

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  • 2. Islands & Ocean

    Hawk Channel is the ocean side of the Keys. A larger and deeper draft boat has to go on the Hawk Channel side away from the usually more protected and very much shallower waters of Florida Bay which...

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  • 3. Fishing

    There are various locations, usually marinas, where you can get a Florida fishing license. You will need this not only for fishing, but if you plan to collect any coral species or invertebrates. Don't...

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  • 4. Beach

    This nice little playground is at the public Sombrero Beach. So you don't have to go to McDonalds to have a place for the children to play. You can go to the beach, have a picnic, swim or snorkel and...

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  • 5. Sunset

    Key West does not have a monopoly on sunsets. Some of the most spectacular ones are right here in Marathon. If there are clouds, you get spectacular red skies. If there are no clouds you can watch for...

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  • 6. Snap Crackle and Pop

    When we come out to the highway we pass under these power lines. When it is humid (most of the time) you can hear them crackling as the moisture gets to the...

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  • 7. Email

    Dockside restaurant at Faro Blanco Oceanside is reported to have a pay phone with a data port. Otherwise it is the library for free, or Mailboxes Etc. for...

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Sunsets, Beaches, Fishing and Seven Mile Bridge - that's Marathon in a nutshell

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