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From new, never snorkeled before to seasoned snorkelers there is something for everyone. Rocky coast lines, near shore reefs, off shore cays and sunken items like ships and planes provide beautiful and varied snorkeling opportunities. The conditions are; great visibility, fairly constant water temperatures of degrees year-round, calm seas with little current and fantastic underwater scenery.
Coki Point Beach St. Thomas : On the north shore of St. Thomas, Coki Point offers superb year-round snorkeling.
We have an upcoming trip to St John in about 2 weeks. We are curious about the snorkeling conditions since the hurricane destruction. We have stayed on island about times over the years.
John delivers a jackpot of underwater beauty. Exploring this fantastic marine world while visiting St. John is a must, and a great option is by snorkeling.
We compiled this St John snorkeling information while visiting there in and wrote an eBook guide to snorkeling the island. In September Hurricanes Irma and Maria directly hit the island causing massive damage. We have not been back to St John since the storms and do not intend to return anytime soon to update this information.
A narrow reef follows the shoreline east of Honeymoon to Caneel Bay. In the clear water off the rocky point in between the two beaches, you will find several species of coral brain, lettuce leaf, elkhorn, mustard hill, and pillar corals. Many colonies of finger coral can be found on the fringing reef west of Salomon. These reef areas provide shelter for a wide variety of colorful fish and other marine creatures.