We hope your visit is the experience of a lifetime. Whatever your interest-sightseeing, hiking, kayaking, bicycling, exploring, history, nature study, or photography- you will find Fort Pulaski National Monument like no other place.
Fort Pulaski offers an abundance of outdoor activities including hiking, biking, and bird watching. Fishing is allowed along the banks of the Savannah River on and around Cockspur Island, including the use of the Cockspur Island Bridge after hours. You must possess a valid fishing licence issued by the State of Georgia.
Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy exploring several nature trails throughout Fort Pulaski National Monument. You can download our Fort Pulaski Trail Guide to learn more. Selected trails include:
North Pier Trail
Lighthouse Overlook Trail
Historic Dike System
McQueens Island Rails to Trails
*Comfortable shoes, water, and insect repellent are recommended, especially in the summer months.
Did You Know?
Fort Pulaski was named for Count Casimir Pulaski, a Polish nobleman who was mortally wounded while helping American forces battle for control of Savannah, Georgia in 1779. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia