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Grecian Rocks

Key Largo, FL
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Best place to snorkel

This is a beautiful reef. The reef itself comes up out of the water so it is easy to swim close... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2015
CD0027
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Dallas, Texas
Great Spot

Went out with a group of 20 and had a good time. Saw a huge stingray, turtle, lost of colorful... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2015
EatLocalBuyLocal
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Titusville, Pennsylvania
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This half-mile-long, crescent-shaped patch reef is an interesting dive site since it is highly developed and similar to those of most outer bank reefs in the Key Largo area.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

This is a beautiful reef. The reef itself comes up out of the water so it is easy to swim close the different wildlife. There are many varieties of colorful wildlife to see and there is an octopus out there that was fun to try...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2015

Went out with a group of 20 and had a good time. Saw a huge stingray, turtle, lost of colorful fish and a few moonlight jellyfish. Great place to see underwater life, tons of it!

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

A great boat ride out to the reef to see a turtle, billions of multi coloured fish and get scared by a nurse shark! It really was brilliant despite the moon jellyfish stings which were painful initially but quickly calmed down. Highly recommend it for...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2015

Nice snorkel area, but a lot of big coral is gone...not sure whether it is an environmental issue or humans...

Thank thumper19712014
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went out on an extended snorkeling trip thru John Pennecamp State park. This wAs one of the three reef systems we got to snorkel. It wAs gorgeous. We saw lots of marine life. It's must do

Thank Kkpope
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We went on a very windy and rainy day, wasn't too bad while we were out there snorkeling. We saw tons of colorful fish, coral, huge lobster, and conch shells!

Thank oklamartin
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Saw tons of fish and coral. Strong current, though. Spent an hour in the water and it was a workout!

Thank rdobbins_11
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Took a boat from John Pennekamp State Park; we were hoping to see Christ of the Abyss, but our captaIn chose the Grecian Rocks; they did not disappoint. We saw some huge fish of many varieties. It was a pleasant boat ride about 6 miles...More

Thank Jill d
Reviewed 18 July 2015

This was our third spot during our snorkel trip and a favorite. The current and waves were very strong in other areas but this area was calm and perfect for a relaxing swim. Our group saw multiple conch, sea urchins, coral, plants and a small...More

Thank neonargy
Reviewed 17 July 2015

This used to be an amazing reef but there has been a lot of damage over the last five years. A lot of broken off coral....and a lot of the commercial boats go there with tons of people because it is right next to the...More

Thank 915ChrisM
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victoriamate
2 May 2015|
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Response from LeighMilazzo |
Grecian rocks is many miles off shore. You have to take a boat out to it.
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