We didn't get to do this on our previous visit to the Keys, so made a point of doing it this time. You need a boat or kayak to get to Indian Key. There is a boat dock on the island, and a little further down from that a kayak landing. We rented kayaks from Robbie's. We wanted to do the guided tour, but 10 and 2 were not convenient, so we opted for the self guided tour. That turned out to be perfect. There were pamphlets at the dock, and each site has a marker. It's a really great place to visit if you like history. You can really picture life on the island. Because it's not easy to get to, didn't feel like it was overrun with people. No bathroom facilities (that we could find).
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