Bathtub reef beach
Hutchison island Stuart, Florida
Bathtub Beach is one of the best beaches on Hutchinson Island. Popular to visitors and locals alike, it’s an ideal spot for the whole family! During low tides, the bathtub drains and the waters become shallow enough you’ll be able to walk in waist high water or less out to the reef that protects bathtub.
Younger ones love this beach because like a bath they can sit and play in the shallow waters without worrying about crashing waves. Due to the calm, shallow waters during low tide, the reef is a favorite for snorkeling, lending a great opportunity for young snorkelers to see ocean life in it’s natural habitat. Scuba diving and is also available offshore around the reef.