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Address: Eleuthera
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A popular snorkel site, known for the colorful marine creatures that feed...

A popular snorkel site, known for the colorful marine creatures that feed here.

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Great snorkeling

You will need to consult tide charts and pay attention to the weather, but the snorkeling is amazing with very little effort. For the more timid, a life vest or hiring a boat... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elizabees
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West Olive, Michigan
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West Olive, Michigan
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will need to consult tide charts and pay attention to the weather, but the snorkeling is amazing with very little effort. For the more timid, a life vest or hiring a boat would be a great idea, but not necessary.

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I know other people were lucky and had some great sightings. We were not so fortunate. We have done drift diving in the past so the actual current wasn't especially exciting to us. It was a large garbage dump in the water. We saw tires, toolbox, car battery, car axle, washing machine, and an air conditioner. We went with a... More 

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White River Junction, Vermont
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Pretty much a MUST DO if anywhere less than an hour away from Current. Girlfriend and I headed up to Current with another couple we had met on the island. First off - CHECK THE TIDES, it's a little confusing since the tides are somewhat opposite on each side of the island - YOU WANT TO DO THIS ON AN... More 

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Thank BeachBumTL
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41 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

This is an adventure! We called Foster Neilly, who we found on trip advisor reviews, and he took us twice to snorkel the cut. We saw so many fish, turtles, sting rays and eagle rays. It was incredible. Foster was spear fishing when he took us both times. He will spear you dinner. He had insight on the tides that... More 

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3 Thank mdbIV
St. Johns, Florida
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653 reviews
205 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Be respectful of the current as a visitor didn't return recently from a kayak adventure. The current is strong and many don't expect that. It is great near sunset.

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1 Thank tedact
Jupiter, Florida
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

The Current Cut is a place where the tide runs up and down during the changes of the water and things move very fast. You can snorkel or dive here and being carried by the currents very fast. Beautiful and a bit scary, but well worth it if you are brave. So many fabulous fish and other marine life.

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2 Thank Marielbys M
Victoria, Canada
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015

wicked current. try to visit mid tide. It rips through there and deep. 'Seen some big fish crusing through too! We fished the other side from sure and caught a variety of species. Seen an octopus along the shoreline. The ferry lands here and that is unique to watch as well. Beautiful community who clearly care for their village. Hurricanes... More 

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salt lake city
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

This was one of the highlights of our family's trip to Eleuthera earlier this month. There are plenty of outfitters that will talk you into hiring a boat, but we simply drove towards the end of the road, found a private sandy cove to set up camp for the day and floated from there a few times. You need to... More 

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1 Thank 0n_the_road_again62
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015

7/22/15 WED Lil Shan's Boat Rental out of Valentine's Marina, 6 of us to Snorkel, Captain Luther & 1st Mate Willard, took us ~30 min. boat ride to Current Cut & snorkeled 4 times. They dropped us at top, we drifted down, picked us up & took us to top again. Saw no sharks, rays or turtles :( but that's... More 

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Maryland
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18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Travel down to the tip of Current if you want to explore a bit. Current is on Eleuthera's mainland, maybe the "oldest settlement on the island" and is not a tourist area.

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