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St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Just Cruzan Just Offshore Buck Island, St. Croix

Just Cruzan Just Offshore Buck Island, St. Croix

Many of my favorite memories of growing up on St. Croix were actually spent about a mile and a half north of the island. That’s where you’ll find Buck Island, of course; one of the more uncommon attractions within the U.S. National Park Service.

As the weekends approached, those of us without boats would often find ourselves scrambling for a ride, or inventing creative ways to get to out to Buck Island for the fun.

One friend might windsurf, another would take a kayak. The most intrepid would even make the swim!

No matter how we got to Buck Island, though, the thing to do once on the beach was find a sweet boat like this one and hope you had a friend aboard. If not, we’d make new friends, the sublime setting making easy acquaintances of most everyone around…

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