- Knockemdown Key
Knockemdown Key is an island in the lower
Florida Keysapproximately 20 miles east of Key West. It is northwest of Summerland Key, between Cudjoe Key and Big Torch Key.
A [http://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/data_menu.shtml?stn=8724302%20Knockemdown%20Key,%20FL&type=Bench%20Mark%20Data%20Sheets tidal station] managed by
NOAAis located on the island.
Access to the island is by boat only, with the closest public ramp located at the north end of Blimp Road on
Knockemdown Key is located at 24° 42.9’ N and 81° 28.7’ W, north of
Summerland Keyand northeast of Cudjoe Key. It has a land area of approximately 688 acres.
The island has significant
mangrovegrowth and is populated by Key deer.
Attractions, Events, Recreation and Culture
The island is considered one of the finest locations in the Florida Keys for
* [http://www.knockemdownkey.com Knockemdown Key Web Site]
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