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Simply cool!

If you plan your day based on the tides, you will not be disappointed. We took a pontoon boat out... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Maddyvel
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Panama City, Panama
What? No restaurants? No running water? No bathrooms?

Nothing but mostly well behaved dogs and fun-loving boaters. Great fun in the sun. And a fine ice... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Thomas W
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Mobile, Alabama
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New Smyrna Beach, FL
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"pontoon boat"
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"tides"
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

If you plan your day based on the tides, you will not be disappointed. We took a pontoon boat out, anchored and spent hours as the tide came in, and the island went under! Take time for walking the area. The whole visit was super....More

13  Thank Maddyvel
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Nothing but mostly well behaved dogs and fun-loving boaters. Great fun in the sun. And a fine ice cream boat to boot. A great place to get stuck on a falling tide. Darn I hate when that happens. "Sorry, honey, we'll just have to hang...More

3  Thank Thomas W
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We have been coming here by boat for many years. The island is just west of Ponce Inlet - a local knowledge access point to the Atlantic Ocean. The daily tidal change is what makes this island shrink and grow. Be sure to keep the...More

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5  Thank Edward H
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We have a boat & it's our favorite place to spend the day hanging out alone on a date day, with friends or with our son so he can enjoy discovering all the sea life. Always lots of dolphin and a scenic view of all...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We rented a pontoon Boat and went to disappearing island. Lots of crabs for kids to catch (and release). Swimming is the main activity here.

Thank JWB102
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Pretty cool area to tour - great boating trip on the intercoastal! We rented a boat for the day to tour the area - and glad we did. The tour up and down the intercoastal was a great experience that I would recommend.

Thank pppeterNewHope
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Greeting to all, the New and old of my readers! As always the 4 of July is a great time to escaped the monotony of every working week...this year we escaped to Disappearing Island very nice place for family and friends. You will need a...More

Thank Grisselle D
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Disappearing Island is a frequent place for locals and visitors to visit while in the New Smyrna/Daytona area. You can only reach it by boat. You can go there and park your boat and then set up a tent or picnic or swim in the...More

1  Thank Leah S
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Very interesting site, favorite place for boaters. Just pull boat onto beach. Great party site for singles/couples but equally gray for families.

Thank rrmo27
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Love... love... love going to Disappearing Island and posting up to relax and enjoy the scenery and the seaside and salt. Wonderful little getaway without leaving the country:)

Thank Teacher20052013
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There is no offcial boat like a ferry that goes there but surely if you ask around town at the riverside docks as well as random people you'll eventually find someone that whould take you for the right price of course... More
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