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“Surprisingly short and so-so”

National Park Underwater Trail
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St Thomas Snorkel and Sail Adventure to St John
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Owner description: The world's first marked underwater trail located near the shoreline, making it one of the best snorkeling spots in the Caribbean.
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Very short and disappointing underwater trail. Underwater signs were mostly an infomercial for ecology.

1  Thank Cindy and Joe P
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Reviewed 10 February 2014

I liked the snorkeling, but the underwater trail/signage seemed to be superfluous. It wasn't really a trail either, just some random markers on the reef floor. The coral was really cool though. Crowded. Avoid if possible, there are better places.

1  Thank Jody M
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Reviewed 21 January 2014

This snorkel trail is an innovative idea from the National Park Service. You snorkel and as you go along you see signs underwater explaining some of the fish and generally marine life taht you can spot. It makes for a fun hour if you come to Trunk Bay Beach. I recommend it.

3  Thank HelenaGuerra
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Reviewed 24 December 2013

It helps you identify marine life as you snorkel from underwater plaque to plaque. It was a little stirred up due to the amount of people, but still was amazing. Costs to get in the park but they have facilities and activities. Can get crowded if many cruise ships are in St Thomas. It may take 20-30 min to go through it. In the area off the trail I saw baracuda, nurse shark, rays, and lots of colorful fish! Had to wander off the trail for that tho.

1  Thank Brad T
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Reviewed 21 December 2013

This is a underwater "trail" marked by signs that guide you with snorkeling. If the water is a little rough, the signs will be obscured. The beach itself is incredibly beautiful; however, there are much better areas on St. John to snorkel.

1  Thank Tkliewer
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