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Buck Island Cove, St. Croix

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#12 of 28 in Parks in St. Croix
Reef · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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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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  • Many small sail boats will beach at Buck Island Cove. We were there as part of an excursion. The beach was nice, although our excursion only stayed 45 minutes before moving on. 
    Many small sail boats will beach at Buck Island Cove. We were there as part of an excursion. The beach was nice, although our excursion only stayed 45 minutes before moving on.  more »
  • I always think of this as being part of the underwater snorkeling trail but it's obviously different. nonetheless, this is one of the most special beaches on (or near) St Croix. The water is... 
    I always think of this as being part of the underwater snorkeling trail but it's obviously different. nonetheless, this is one of the most special beaches on (or near) St Croix. The water is...  more »

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