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Snorkel Trail

As beginner snorkelers, we were hoping to find a place to discover. While there is a heavy current... read more

Reviewed yesterday
lyoto
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Dallas, Texas
Fun place to snorkel or dive

We went in August and had a pleasant day snorkeling and checking out the fish and and some sunken... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
gssman
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Dunedin, Florida
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AMENITIES beach frontage, guarded saltwater fishing not permitted in guarded swimming area boating improvements boat docks boat launching ramps (4) Boat Trailer Parking Permit Required ($10 daily permit available on site) concession: dive boat...more
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900 E Blue Heron Blvd, Riviera Beach, FL 33404-4654
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Reviewed yesterday

As beginner snorkelers, we were hoping to find a place to discover. While there is a heavy current, there are so many benefits. There are lifeguards until 6PM so there is a feeling of safety in the strong currents. The lifeguards were also very personable...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went in August and had a pleasant day snorkeling and checking out the fish and and some sunken items. Visibility was good as we went at slack tide.

Thank gssman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located under the Blue Heron Bridge, this park makes you forget where you are. An oasis in the middle of an urban area. The snorkeling trail is so worth it, however, be sure to hit the trail at high tide. At all other times, the...More

Thank QuodErat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a park with lots of good parking and the ability to walk on flat surfaces - all with a good view of the intracoastal waterway, the City of Rivera Beach, and birds hunting for food. If, perhaps, you aren't young and fit, you...More

Thank jenhume2018
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Well, actually five days including a weekend. This is a wonderful place to scuba dive or just relax. Nice beach area and well controlled. The dive is very shallow, but you can dive for a long time around high slack tide. Plenty to see. The...More

3  Thank Ted T
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Excellent dive site, as usual. Would easily be 5 (or 6) stars but the cleaning team is losing the battle to people who leave trash everywhere. East End better in the water this visit. LOTS of little critters! 3 solid days of good viz and...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The place was dirty, full of trash, crowded, and the water was so murky, that even though I was ready to go snorkeling at the right time of high tide and I just simply could not muster the courage to get into that water that...More

1  Thank marlobaker
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We heard great things about diving at Phil Foster Park but it was much better than we expected. The life under the east bridge blew us away. We've been diving for a few years now and I saw more new species on the first dive...More

Thank thecanuck2017
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

For two days we wanted to see beautiful water and snorkel in the place people call amazing. Not sure what was wrong but it was beautiful for both days. Calm water. But the water had a yellowish look at high tide and we could barely...More

2  Thank tamalePittsburgh
Reviewed May 21, 2018

I went for a dive at blue heron bridge, and really enjoyed it! There was a really friendly diver community at the park, who were happy to brief newbies, and give us very good pointers on how to navigate and what to look out for....More

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Steven G
July 15, 2018|
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Response from thecanuck2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are public restrooms in he park.
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WEIMYMAMA
February 4, 2018|
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Response from RSXgirl | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are two outdoor showers to rinse off yourself and your gear. Instead of being located by the bathrooms, they are by the sidewalk to the left of the playground if you were headed toward the water.
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