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FL Keys Anchorages – Inside/Florida Bay Passage, Cross Bank to Channel Five (Statute Mile 1153 to 1170)

Posted by Claiborne Young | Posted on 09-29-2009

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Please Note That Anchorages Below Are Listed in A Rough North to South And East to West Geographic Format

46. Cowpens Northeastern Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-14-2008

46. Cowpens Northeastern Anchorage
Statute Mile:1154.5
Lat/Lon: 24 58.911 North/080 33.300 West
Location: on the northeastern reaches of charted Cowpens Anchorage. This body of water comprises the southeasterly section of Cotton Key Basin and borders on Plantation Key
Minimum depth: 5-feet
Swing Room: unlimited Foul Weather Shelter – fair, open to western, northwestern, northern and southwestern winds
Foul Weather Shelter: Fair, open to western and southwestern winds

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47. Cowpens Southwestern Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-13-2008

47. Cowpens Southwestern Anchorage
Statute Mile:1154.5
Lat/Lon: 24 58.029 North/080 34.371 West
Location: on the southwestern reaches of charted Cowpens Anchorage. west of Plantation Key Yacht Harbor. Cowpens Anchorage comprises the southeasterly section of Cotton Key Basin and borders on Plantation Key
Minimum depth: 5-feet
Swing Room: unlimited Foul Weather Shelter – fair to good, open to northwestern and northern winds
Foul Weather Shelter: Fair, open to northern and northwestern winds

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48. Snake Creek Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-12-2008

48. Snake Creek Anchorage
Statute Mile:1155.5
Lat/Lon: near 24 57.684 North/080 35.721 West
Location: on the northwesterly arm of the Y-shaped split in Snake Creek south of unlighted daybeacon #10
Minimum depth: 6-feet
Swing Room: sufficient room for vessels as large as 36 feet
Foul Weather Shelter: very good

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49. Whale Harbor Channel – Wilson Key Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-11-2008

49. Whale Harbor Channel – Wilson Key Anchorage
Statute Mile:1156.5
Lat/Lon: 24 56.734 North/080 36.567 West
Location: on the charted Whale Harbor Channel offshoot east of Wilson Key, north of the 12-foot fixed bridge
Minimum depth: 6- to 7 -foot depths, but it’s easy to wander into only 4 feet of water
Swing Room: sufficient room for vessels as large as 34 feet
Foul Weather Shelter: good in all but strong northwesterly winds

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50. Whale Harbor Channel – Windley Harbor Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-10-2008

50. Whale Harbor Channel – Windley Harbor Anchorage
Statute Mile:1156.5
Lat/Lon: 24 56.677 North/080 37.056 West
Location: on the charted Whale Harbor Channel north of Windley Harebor, north of the
Minimum depth: 7 feet
Swing Room: sufficient room for vessels as large as 38 feet
Foul Weather Shelter: good

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51. Cotton Key Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-09-2008

51. Cotton Key Anchorage
Statute Mile:1157
Lat/Lon: near 24 57.674 North/080 37.313 West
Location: lies off the eastern banks of Cotton Key, southeast of the ICW’s flashing daybeacon #81
Minimum depth: 5-feet
Swing Room: unlimited Foul Weather Shelter – poor to fair – wide open to eastern, northeastern, and northern winds
Foul Weather Shelter: Fair, open to northern, northeastern, eastern and southeastern winds

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52. Islamorada Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-08-2008

52. Islamorada Anchorage
Statute Mile:1160
Lat/Lon: near 24 55.534 North/080 38.227 West
Location: found on the correctly charted deep waters northeast of Little Basin, southeast of unlighted daybeacon #86
Minimum depth: typically 6 feet or better, but some boats on the extreme edge of this anchorage are actually lying in the mud
Swing Room: unlimited
Foul Weather Shelter: fair, but open to northern and northwestern winds

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53. Little Basin Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-07-2008

53. Little Basin Anchorage
Statute Mile:1160
Lat/Lon: no specific location – anchor anywhere in Little Basin that has enough depth for your craft
Location: on the waters of Little Basin, southeast of unlighted daybeacon #86
Minimum depth: 3 ½- to 4-feet
Swing Room: unlimited
Foul Weather Shelter: very good

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54. Shell Key Anchorage and Mooring Field

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-06-2008

54. Shell Key Anchorage and Mooring Field
Statute Mile:1161
Lat/Lon: near 24 55.548 North/080 40.264 West
Location: the state of Florida maintains a series of 5 five mooring buoys off the Shell Key’s northwesterly shoreline
Minimum depth: 6-feet
Swing Room: unlimited
Foul Weather Shelter: good, but open to northern and northwestern winds

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55. Lignumvitae Key Mooring Field

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-05-2008

55. Lignumvitae Key Mooring Field
Statute Mile:1162.5
Lat/Lon: near 24 54.410 North/080 42.246 West
Location: state of Florida maintained mooring field lies off the the northwestern side of Lignumvitae Key
Minimum depth: 6- to 7-foot depths
Swing Room: unlimited
Foul Weather Shelter: fair to poor, sheltered ONLY from southeastern, southern and eastern winds

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56. Matecumbe Bight Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-04-2008

56. Matecumbe Bight Anchorage
Statute Mile:1166
Lat/Lon: near 24 52.255 North/080 42.856 West
Location: on the large bubble of deep water known as Matecumbe Bight, south-southeast of the ICW’s unlighted daybeacon #97
Minimum depth: 6 ½ feet
Swing Room: unlimited
Foul Weather Shelter: fair, but wide open to northern, northwestern and western winds

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57. Matecumbe Harbor Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-03-2008

57. Matecumbe Harbor Anchorage
Statute Mile:1168
Lat/Lon: near 24 51.057 North/080 44.520 West
Location: marked entryway into Matecumbe Harbor lies well south-southwest of the ICW’s flashing daybeacon #98 and unlighted daybeacon #97
Minimum depth: 5-feet
Special Comment: this is a powercraft ONLY anchorage, due to the nearby presence of low-level, high tension power lines
Swing Room: sufficient room for a 39 foot vessel
Foul Weather Shelter: very good, in all but unusually strong northern winds

Rating:    (powercraft ONLY!)

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58. Long Key Bight Anchorage

Posted by admin | Posted on 05-02-2008

58. Long Key Bight Anchorage
Statute Mile:1169
Lat/Lon: 24 49.697 North/080 47.962 West
Location: on the central waters of Long Key Bight, which lies west of Channel Five’s flashing daybeacon #2
Minimum depth: 4 to 4 ½ feet
Swing Room: unlimited
Foul Weather Shelter: fair

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