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Address: 102601 Overseas Highway (MM 102.5), Key Largo, FL 33037
Phone Number: +1 305-451-6300
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes

A beautiful state park that features land and undersea adventures.

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Must see when your in key largo!

If you love diving, snorkeling, or sightseeing this is something I recommend doing in the keys! So much ocean life and such great visibility!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you love diving, snorkeling, or sightseeing this is something I recommend doing in the keys! So much ocean life and such great visibility!

Thank sonny8532
New Hudson, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Located in Key Largo Florida, very nice family oriented state park with many actives. There is plenty of parking, including room for our 32 foot motor home. The Camp grounds are nice and have a code gate for entrance and are situated away from the beaches and activities, yet close enough that you can walk from campground to everything. Camp... More 

Thank Mich_Jeeper
Longmont, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A lot of amenities at this park, the beach isn't one of the highlights. If you are looking for real snorkeling take a charter and get to the reef.

Thank grandmajill2015
Turku, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent two days in the park with my family, and we enjoyed it! We went snorkeling, took a glass-bottom boat tour, and walked the routes in the forest. The visitor center has nice aquariums, and we also saw a lot of different kinds of birds in the park. They seem to have a variety of activities available. Very friendly... More 

Thank ulalaa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Was another windy day. Could not go out by boat to snrokle, we tryed snrokleing from Cannon beach. Saw a few yellow tail. As you went out deeper could not see anything. That is where a suken ship wreak was located. The water was all churned up. We were disapointed with mother nature messing up the water clairty. Nice camp... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked an afternoon snorkelling trip at short notice. Despite the warnings about possible 18" waves, and needing to be very strong swimmers, we thought we would give it a try. The boat-ride to the reef is about 20 mins each way, with nice views of the coast - so that was an added bonus.The equipment provided was in good condition,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my favorite Florida State Parks! The staff is friendly and helpful. Have stayed there twice :)

Thank Corndoggie59
Estero, FL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Thinking that Pennekamp State Park was just a water feature park I was pleasantly surprised that there are plenty of land activities as well. From snorkeling to a beach area to kayaking and camping there is plenty to do on the land portion as well. There is a great visitor center and concession building. There is camping on site as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice clean bathrooms and all spots in campground were nice size, the host were great and rangers very helpful beach included and many other activities to do including aquarium!

Thank Travel242424
Mascoutah, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very friendly staff upon entering boat/snorkel tour area. We were going to snorkel but the water was a little chilly and extra choppy so we decided to take the boat tour. Very nice, was able to see lots of coral reef, many different fish and some people saw sting rays! Katie was incredibly knowledgable and Rick was a great captain-smooth... More 

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CRPCconcession, Owner at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, responded to this review

Thanks! Capt Rick is a 30 year plus member of our staff! He's the guy that keeps everything running at the Park. Trips to the reefs literally in the thousands. Kudo's to Katie, one of our rising stars. Randy Pegram Concessionaire More 

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