Marathon Diving: Coffins Patch

Coffins Patch

Average depth: 10-25 feet

Dive rating: 4 out of 5 stars

GPS waypoint: N 24 41 07  W 80 58 00

Located about 3.5 miles from Key Colony Beach this is a great snorkeling spot Coffins patch is a series of unmarked reefs. It is home to the rare pillar corals found at the west end in about 20-25 feet and you may see some corals up to 20’. You can see schools of French grunts and mutton snapper as well as 5 different species of angel fish. This is a marine sanctuary so no fishing / lobster allowed.