Ranger-guided Field Trips
Ranger-guided field trips require an advance reservation. To make a reservation, fill out your Academic Fee Waiver or telephone Lead Visitor Use Assistant Ron Calhoun at (912) 777-2736 or e-mail us If you expect to bring more than 50 students, plan on dividing your group into smaller sections, with teachers leading some of the smaller sections during the field trip. The park has an array of on-site, teacher-led lesson plans.
Did You Know?
The present Cockspur Lighthouse dates from 1856. The lighthouse survived the Civil War despite being in direct line of fire during the battle for Fort Pulaski in 1862. Finally extingushed in 1909, the lighthouse was relit in 2007. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia