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Jan 17, 2012 - HawksCay at Duck Key

Road into Duck Key yesterday (Monday). Splurged on two nights at the HawksCay resort on Duck Key. Quite a change from tent camping at the motorcycle rally. Indulged today in the complementary giant ice cream sundae and the eucalytus spa and whirlpool treatment that came with the room. I liked them both! Took a ride on the bikes this afternoon to explore more of the Keys. A bit more crowded than the last time I was here 30 odd years ago. It's still beautiful though and 75 degrees in January is a definite plus! P.S. Larry, this isn't so bad....

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May 2, 2010 - Duck Key...MM61

Duck Key is located oceanside of U.S. 1 (or the Overseas Highway), at approximately mile marker 61, between Conch Key and Grassy Key. The key was the site of a salt manufacturing operation in the 1820s & 1830s. Occupation of the island ceased after the Labor Day Hurricane of 1935 and did not resume until the key was connected to the highway by a causeway in 1953. Duck Key is only about 2 miles long and consists of absolutely beautiful waterfront and canal homes. Hawks Cay Resort is also located at the entrance to the Key as you cross the...

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