Buck Island Cove, St. Croix

#11 of 28 in Parks in St. Croix
Reef · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
See the abundant, colorful reef close to shore of Buck Island Cove. The protected cove has national park status, allowing divers to discover plentiful species while underwater. First-time snorkelers get a lot from having a professional diving guide to help them along. Excursions to the cove normally take the form of sailing tours, and a lot of companies position marine biologists on to boats to bring your trip alive with information on the area's biodiversity. Take a look at our St. Croix trip itinerary planning site to schedule your visit to Buck Island Cove and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Heavenly! The sand on the cove was like nothing we have seen before - and we've seen lots of white sand. The sand was like stepping into cream of wheat - pure, clean, soft, AMAZING! And the water....  more »
  • Such a beautiful, peaceful place. We pretty much had the far side of the beach to ourselves. The sand is so soft and the water is gorgeous! I would highly recommend taking a tour where you have...  more »

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