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We went to Point of Rocks to snorkel. It was tough to get to during high tide as you have to walk... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Familyof4t
Good luck

Good luck trying to find this place. After reading reviews we walked down the road a distance to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dianna H
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This rare geologic feature is a great place to view birds and marine wildlife, and it is also next to a scenic beach.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“low tide” (29 reviews)
“water shoes” (14 reviews)
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Siesta Key, FL
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to Point of Rocks to snorkel. It was tough to get to during high tide as you have to walk out from Beach Access 12 and then jump onto the sea wall to walk to the steps at the end of the wall....More

Thank Familyof4t
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good luck trying to find this place. After reading reviews we walked down the road a distance to beach access 13 (no parking anywhere so you can't drive there ) to find out we had arrived to the exact spot we would have been if...More

Thank Dianna H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Down the beach from Siesta Key it's a nice wide beach with some small hotels. Nice and clean with beautiful Blue water. Lots of shells.

Thank ohmadamoh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting rock formations at the tip have created a Haven for fish and crabs and many other creatures. We enjoyed just lounging around in the warm gulf waters watchingall the creatures there. It was right next to our Beach area and many people explored...More

Thank Ghowd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had access to this area by swimming/walking through the water from Crescent Beach. There were a lot of people that would snorkel here, and some were fishing. Huge assortment of various shells in this area.

Thank 11Limited
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This place is great if you like snorkeling, but I wouldn't recommend it for any other reason. Lots of ocean life to see and great for the whole family. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is the complete and utter lack of...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

This place was listed as the top attraction in Siesta Key . I expected much more than what I saw. First of all , its hard to find . Secondly , there is no parking anywhere . I got out of the car and walked...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We spent a lovely afternoon snorkeling just off Point of Rock. There was vibrant orange coral and a nice variety of tropical fish. The sand on the adjacent beach is white, fine and powdery. .

Thank MaggieS-Boston
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Gorgeous spot on Siesta Key! Beautiful properties, some of which are part of a gated community. Quaint, beautiful part of the island.

Thank Jim_Richardson
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We went in High Tide, while the waves were rough and covering the rocks. I would say that it would be much better to view when the tide is low.

Thank Zach C
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Jennifer P
14 April 2017|
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Response from John4444444 | Reviewed this property |
I 100% agree with dwvonfischer. Best to snorkel at high tide (around the point if you like. No walking around the point required). Walk around the point at low tide. Bring water shoes - rocks can be sharp.
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Mskoenig
14 April 2017|
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Response from adambright2000 | Reviewed this property |
I think there is some rule about fishing from the shore and if you are Floridian (live here) then don't need license and if fish from boat then you do. I do know you are allowed to fish from point of rocks.
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carriebilan
10 March 2017|
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Response from A_CPA121 | Reviewed this property |
I just noticed TripAdvisor user Taylor A. gave a great answer to this question over a year ago. I googled it and Taylor A. is correct. Beach Access 12 is directly across from "Old Stickney Point Road." Turn left on to... More
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