Boating, Fishing, and Travel Information for Sombrero Key, Hawk Channel, FL
Sombrero Key is located in Hawk Channel in the Florida Reef amid the Middle Florida Keys. it is a coral reef southern of Vaca Key that is part of the Sombrero Key Sanctuary Preservation Area of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. When exploring the area long ago, the Spanish called the reef Cayo Sombrero as part of the reef could be seen above the water at low tide. The Sombrero Key Light was in use from 1858 to 2015.
What Tide Is Best For Fishing?
By Adam Young. Our US Harbors Fishing Expert The impact of tides has huge implications when it comes to fishing and angler success. In fact, tides are some of the most powerful and influential forces on earth…but how can the common angler use these to their advantage? To start, anglers… Learn More
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The Difference Between Meteorological and Astronomical Seasons
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