Boca Raton Inlet Bascule Bridge

Write a Review
Florida United States
26° 20' 20.04'', -80° 4' 18.12''
physical.rushed.loafer
Boca Raton
Boca Raton Inlet Bascule Bridge
Humid throughout the day and partly cloudy starting tonight.
86℉E at 10 knots
High04:52AM1.956ft
Low11:09AM0.379ft
High05:29PM2.185ft
Low11:45PM0.451ft
You might also consider...

Welcome to Sunset Harbour Yacht Club Sunset Harbour Yacht Club offers a un... Read More

Our luxury marinas include Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Miami Beach Marina, Ste... Read More

Details


Closed vertical clearance23

About


Introduction:

Just off Lake Boca Raton on the Boca Raton Inlet, the Boca Raton Inlet Bascule Bridge carries state Route A1A traffic north across the inlet. This bridge has a restricted opening schedule and opens each quarter-hour from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., and on demand at all other times. The bridge has a 23-foot closed vertical clearance with 45 feet of horizontal space at the center span.

Navigating the Bridge:

Mariners are advised to proceed through the Boca Raton Inlet only if they posses prior local knowledge of the area. Despite dredging, the inlet is quite dynamic and continually shoaling. Depending on the schedule, the bridge can be opened by horn signal (one long, one short) or by hailing the bridge tender on VHF Channel 09. (All bridges in the state of Florida must be hailed on VHF Channel 09.)

Local Notices to Mariners:

Local Notices to Mariners are available online from the U.S. Coast Guard.


No reviews yet! Be the first to write a review of Boca Raton Inlet Bascule Bridge.