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Blue Hole, Big Pine Key
(2.9/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
The Blue Hole is an attraction on the island of Big Pine Key in the Florida Keys. It is an abandoned rock quarry that was used for nearby road fills and Henry Flagler's Overseas Railroad. The water it contains is mostly fresh and is used by various wildlife in the area, such as birds, snakes, alligators, key deer and green iguanas. It is part of the National Key Deer Refuge.
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  • Stopped here for a quick visit after a meal at No Name Pub. Nice, short walk around a small freshwater "pond". We got to see two resident alligators as well as lots of turtles and carp. Very flat, eas...  more »
  • We loved the Bluehole, the alligators and turtles were lovely, the lady was a fountain of knowledge, well worth a visit. 
  • Really pretty if you like nature and wild life it's just a short trail along the blue hole i was hoping for a little bit more wild life.