"Welcome to Marathon Key, Florida" Top 5 Page for this destination Marathon by tpangelinan

Marathon Travel Guide: 193 reviews and 411 photos

There's lot to do on Marathon

Marathon Key is located about halfway down the Overseas Highway, mile marker 54. With beautiful views and plenty to do, you should set some time aside to visit this Key. This place is full of water sports from fishing to diving, also you will find the Dolphin Research Center here, good food and plenty of shopping. Oh and don't forget the beaches. So come take a peek.

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  • Pros:Lots to do and not enough time.
  • In a nutshell:You must visit while in the Florida Keys
  • Last visit to Marathon: May 2002
  • Intro Written Jul 18, 2004
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  • Aug 24, 2009 at 8:55 PM

    Louise Wade, owner of The Shell Man, died on 30Jan2009. The "new" Shell Man, sure as Blue Blazes ain't what it used to be.

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    Mar 4, 2006 at 4:15 PM

    lookslike a restful place

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    Mar 29, 2005 at 10:22 AM

    Nice pages, i will have to come back to continue my 'marathon' and visit those south west islands thru your eyes. Thanks for the journey

  • herzog63's Profile Photo
    Aug 14, 2004 at 7:53 AM

    The Keys look like fun!! Probably not during Hurricane season though.......

  • Aug 4, 2004 at 5:46 AM

    Wonderful page, looks so relaxing and so much to do.

  • into-thin-air's Profile Photo
    Jul 27, 2004 at 11:14 PM

    Another Great page with some Good tips for travellers --- One of these days I will have to get down to the Florida keys – Your photos certainly give me the Urge !!! and a beer at the Quay would seem like a cool thing to do !!!!


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