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Curry Hammock State Park

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Address: U.S. 1, Mile Marker 56.2, Little Crawl Key, Marathon, FL 33050
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Great access to paddleboard and kayak trip in mangroves

I rented a tandem kayak and circled an island plus ventured into the Gulf (on a calm day) - very scenic and enjoyable. Cost $28 for kayak and gear.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Jacksonville, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently spent one night tent camping at curry hammock on our way home from Bahia Honda in the keys. The beach is absolutely beautiful, and pretty unique in that there are no waves at all. Its the ocean, but its more similar to a lake in terms of tides. A ranger told me that there is a coral reef... More 

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Glencoe, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Randomly pulling off Florida's Ocean Highway down the Keys, we found this serene oceanfront State Park complete with pristine beaches, picnic benches and clean bathrooms. We stopped merely to picnic, but got a whole lot more for our $6 investment. Warm tranquil waters, typical for the Keys, surround the long, and some private, coral-sanded beaches. Although it was spring break... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We popped into the park on a day pass and spent an hour or two on the beach. It's a nice little beach (was very empty when we were there), with a few picnic tables and lovely sand. The water was cold (we visited in March) and so we didn't really swim, but it was a lovely little place to... More 

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped returning from Key West. Kayak rentals, picnic pavillions, small sandy beach with beautiful clear water. Nice place.

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Homer
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I rented a tandem kayak and circled an island plus ventured into the Gulf (on a calm day) - very scenic and enjoyable. Cost $28 for kayak and gear.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Florida State Park, Curry Hammock on two occasions and found it to be a very restful place to sit and relax. There is a limited amount of parking, a children's play area, public amenities, picnic tables and kayak hire.

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small park, yet very quiet, clean. Small beach...but tranquil... Has playgrounds.... Trails are somewhat ok

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Danville
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very nice beach and park. Restrooms are well maintained. Signage is good and the park is very clean and picturesque.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We spent half a day at this park, rented Kayaks for two hours and explored the surrounding keys on a self guided trip. Reasonable rental rate for the kayaks and the waters are mostly protected making for relatively easy paddling. Ate a picnic looking out over the Atlantic." Hiked " the mile and a half nature trail through the hammock... More 

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Independence, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

This is a great park. We are staying in the campground. Secluded sites, oceanfront for a lot of them, secluded beach, real sand (not like the sand at Pennekamp), easy sites to get in (we have a big rig). Definitely prefer this park for camping over Pennekamp. The only negative, as is with all of the State Parks in the... More 

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