Key Biscayne Beach Named One of America's Top Ten Beaches
The Dr. Beach list is in its 21st year, and Leatherman travels the country grading beaches on as strict criteria. Criteria like sand softness, weather and waves are taking into account, as our things like safety, noise and nearby development. You can check the full check list here.
Cape Florida State Park Beach makes frequent appearances in the top ten, so it's not much of a surprise.
"Cape Florida State Park, located at the south tip of Key Biscayne, provides clear, emerald-colored waters and gentle surf," Leatherman writes of the beach. "This fine, white coral sand beach is great for swimming, as waves are knocked down by a large sand shoal offshore. In addition, the Cape Florida Lighthouse allows for a breath-taking view of this beautiful beach."
Siesta Beach in Sarasota, Fl, however, takes top spots as America's best beach. Here's the full top ten:
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