For the Kids & You, Too

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There is an 8-lane competition pool, a 24'x44' ramp accessible 3-4' deep
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pool, and an interactive play pool/water park (12-18" deep) featuring a Pirate Ship, "spray" gym, and a faux beach. Daily passes are $10 for adults, $8 for youths (11-17), and $6 for children (3-10). All are $2 more weekends and Holidays. There is a flat family rate, too.
Best of all, it's only 0.6 miles from the marina, a 12 minute walk, down local neighborhood roads. The kids can bike there without going near the Overseas Highway. Here's a map from where the bikes are stored at the marina: take Ocean Bay Dr. to Atlantic, then turn left on St. Croix Place, and right on Laguna Ave:
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Key Largo Community & YMCA Park

Adjacent to the Jacobs Aquatic Center, this huge park has it all. Restrooms, 6 full basketball courts, 2 handball courts, 6 tennis courts, a grass hockey field, 2 lighted baseball diamonds, cardio workout trail, wide walking/roller blading trails, huge dog parks even with provided Doggy Mittens and disposal barrels all for free and in top condition. Picnic in shady cool areas. There's even a Skate Board Park ($1).

Swim with the Dolphins
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If you bike or walk 6 minutes down Ocean Bay Drive (A to B below)
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towards the Key Largo Fisheries, in just 1/4 mile you'll be at the original Swim with the Dolphins (or sea lions) program in Key Largo, called Dolphins Plus. Don't forget to swim with the sea lions, too!


John Pennekemp Coral Reef State Park
Take the car out to the Overseas Hwy and turn right, go to MM 102.5 (2.5 miles away) and enter the largest underwater and only coral reef park in the U.S. Glass Bottom boat tours ($23/adult, kids 4-11 are $17, and 3 and under are free) leave three times per day for 2.5 hour tours.

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Of course, you could just leave on one of the dive boats stationed at the Pilot House Marina, like the one below, and be on the reef in a few minutes. By car or boat its only a couple of miles away. Pilot House has its own glass bottom tour boat (the Largo Looker) which takes only a few people at a time for more intimate trips.
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