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Address: Mexico
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This island features a ghost town, abandoned salt mines and sea lion...

This island features a ghost town, abandoned salt mines and sea lion hang-outs.

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Great Snorkel Spot

Perfectly clear waters 50' down. Great variety of fish and sea life. No People!!! Protected Island in the Marine Preserve.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Terry S
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly clear waters 50' down. Great variety of fish and sea life. No People!!! Protected Island in the Marine Preserve.

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Glendale, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014

I wish I was there right now, I love it! The reason why I rated a 4 is because time for snorkeling went by so fast or maybe not enough for me... And because their snorkeling masks are old or overused; allowing water leakage often during snorkeling session. Anyways, I had an awesome time in this island. It offered great... More 

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Milpitas, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2013

I visited Isla Carmen in June 2004 with friends on their 52-foot sailboat. Isla Carmen is about 20 nm east of Loreto, Baja California Sur. The island is unoccupied except for an occasional caretaker at the hunting club which has been set up in the former ruins of the salt works at the northeast end of the island. We anchored... More 

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