Meet the Locals at Marathon’s Turtle Hospital

Get up close to the majestic creatures at Marathon’s famous Turtle Hospital, located right next door to Tranquility Bay. Families will love learning more about the Florida Keys waters with a guided, educational and fun tour of the facility. Go behind the scenes Tour the hospital and see how sick and injured sea turtles are…

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Turtle Nesting Season in the Florida Keys

Through the summer months, Florida Keys’ beaches are filled with sunbathers and families enjoying the pristine waters and white sand beaches. But come dusk, up to 200 wild sea turtles crawl onto the sands to lay their eggs, ready to welcome new life into the Keys. After a two-month incubation period, the baby turtles will…

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Five Ways to Get in Touch With Nature in Marathon

The Florida Keys are blessed with an abundance of natural beauty everywhere you look; from the island chain’s indigenous creatures and crystal-clear Gulf of Mexico, to the white sand beaches and tropical pink hibiscus flowers. One of the best seasons in the year to experience the natural beauty of the Keys is during fall when…

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