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Indian Key State Historic Site

Mile Marker 78.5, Islamorada, FL 33036
+1 305-664-4815
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“county seat” (15 reviews)
“dade county” (11 reviews)
Mile Marker 78.5, Islamorada, FL 33036
+1 305-664-4815
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

packed a lunch and kayaked out. AWESOME! checked off this Bucket list item I didnt even know was on my list. Streets to walk on and image life there in the 1800s. Interesting history and plaques to guide you. Exploring and adventure with a added...More

1  Thank Flesh5
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Kayaked out and just hung out. Enjoyed the views and the fishes. It is a a short trip but well worth it

Thank jim c
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Indian Key is a small Key with an interesting history (read about it at the dock). It is about a 30 minute paddle from Robbie's key (south of Islamorada). Paddling out to the Key we say a big ray, and on the way back, several...More

Thank Catito C
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome place to learn some history. Been there several times with the family. Things to be careful of: in the summer months bring plenty of water and shade hats, also good shoes. The other issue IF your coming by boat is- DoNot touch the planks...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Whether we are fishing or exercising in the water, Indian Key is a stop that my better half and I have made countless times. We have enjoyed the key with family, with friends and on alone time. The best fishing here is early morning after...More

Thank swordfish-miami
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Me and my husband got to snorkle around the island and then got to walk around the streets and see all the cool historical places they have. Each site has a description telling you a story behind it. MUST SEE!

1  Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Indian Key State Historic Site is intriguing and beautiful. It is one of our favorite places in the Keys.

Thank MandySeymour
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Launch your own canoe or kayak from the Overseas Highway, or rent one from Robbie's nearby, and take a 25 minute paddle out to the island. There you can see remnants of an early settlement and enjoy snorkeling along the shore. Bring a picnic lunch,...More

1  Thank Karen K
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Whether by sail, power or paddle, you need a boat to get to this key. Once a thriving community and seat of Dade county - before Dade gave the Keys to Monroe County - the ruins of the community are visible. Brochure is available for...More

Thank pdfan11946
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We rented kayaks at Robbie's and paddled over for a picnic. It was a fun destination, although there was enough wind to make getting home annoying. The park at Indian Key is pretty and very interesting. One note: signs instruct you to pay a $2.50/person...More

Thank NMpls
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9 February 2017|
Response from santacruzer_95060 | Reviewed this property |
It took about 45 minutes one way. We were a large group with some younger kayakers. It's about 0.8 miles, and (very!) shallow water.
8 June 2016|
Response from michele1762 | Reviewed this property |
We launched from Robbie's Marina and we also just launched from one of the roadside pull offs.
Jeanine C
25 April 2016|
Response from michele1762 | Reviewed this property |
We have our own but you can rent a kayak from Robbie's Marina to get to Indian Key.