Things To Do

Things to do

  • a trail cuts through bright green palmettos under a canopy of live oaks


    From a short walk to a multi-day hike, the island has plenty of trails to explore on foot.

  • park ranger stands under large live oak tree speaking to a group of visitors

    Guided Tours

    Take part in a guided tour or ranger led activity.

  • Man and young girl play in the surf on the beach

    Swimming & Beachcombing

    Cool off in the open ocean and search for shells.

  • Rent or Bring your Bike


    Biking can be a great way to explore the island. Find out how.

  • Ranger and little girl work on painting an art project

    Kids & Youth

    Become a Junior Ranger, take a field trip, explore and discover.

  • Tent under live oaks with pack hung

    Online Camping Reservations

    If you are looking to camp on Cumberland Island you will make your reservation online through

  • several wild hogs graze in open grass area


    The park hosts managed hunts each year. Find out dates, regulations, and how to register.

  • two sailboats anchor in the sound

    Boating & Kayaking

    Journey to the island in your private boat or kayak. Take time to be prepared.

  • starry night sky from the beach, looking back over the dunes


    Visit the beach or fields at night to catch a starry display of the Eastern sky.

  • Tidal marsh edge next to standing tree snags under blue skies


    With miles of streams, lakes, tidal marsh, and beach, Cumberland Island offers a variety of experiences for anglers.

  • driftwood protrudes from the beach while a boat passes on the horizon


    Beaches, forests, marshes, wildlife, and architecture all offer plenty of interest to photographers.

Last updated: January 18, 2018

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Mailing Address:

101 Wheeler St
St. Marys, GA 31558


912 882-4336

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