This fort is an Isolated PARADISE! Sailing Vessel Delos ep. 325


At the very end of the Florida Keys lies an isolated paradise that is one of the smallest and most remote national parks in the US! The Dry Tortugas lie about 70 miles from Key West. We’d heard a lot of hype from other cruisers over the years so we decided to see it for ourselves. We set sail in the early morning on a 140NM, overnight sail from Rodriguez Key to make landfall early the next morning and the view at sunrise did not disappoint! We were greeted by crystal clear water and the immense Fort Jefferson looming on the horizon. Join us as we explore this incredibly well conserved area and learn about the strategic importance of Fort Jefferson to protect a fledgling America’s shipping interests.

For more sailing around the World Action! Join the SV Delos Tribe! – Support us on Patreon for unseen footage. – Subscribe to our new awesome website – Follow us on Instagram for more behind the scenes footage – Like us on Facebook – If you like what you see send us a cold one 😉 – Support us buy a sweet Delos T-shirt!

Discover more from SAILING and YACHTING

Subscribe now to keep reading and get access to the full archive.

Continue reading