Boca Chita Key, Biscayne National Park
Boca Chita Key is the island north of the upper Florida Keys in Biscayne National Park, Miami-Dade County, Florida.A visit to Boca Chita Key represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Biscayne National Park online tour itinerary maker to plot your vacation.
The key is located in Biscayne Bay, just north of Sands Key. An ornamental 65-foot lighthouse is present on the key. The harbor has a bulkhead with cleats where boats may be tied. There is a campground with picnic tables and salt water toilets. Fresh water and electricity are not available on the island.
On the north-west part of the island is the Boca Chita Key Historic District containing historic structures such as the Boca Chita lighthouse.
This key is sometimes confused with the similar-sounding Boca Chica Key over a hundred miles southwest on the lower Florida Keys.
Boca Chita Key Reviews
We went to Boca Chita Key for the day with the Biscayne National Park Institute and had Harold as a guide for the entire day. I would highly recommend going this way to see the park if you don’t have ... more »
I go to this camping site a lot. I have gone for the day and also camp there for up to 3 days. The site is kept really good. The kids love it. It has many sandy beaches around the island. you can walk... more »
If they put power at the island ill moving in. This is my family center of attraction since last summer in 2017. Great place, and great people.
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