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We enjoyed our visit and learned a great deal about Cumberland Island history. The docent was very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gail C
Hartwell, Georgia
A wild place

I do love Cumberland Island and we must preserve it. My 5th visit to the Island and it is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Smyrna, Georgia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit and learned a great deal about Cumberland Island history. The docent was very knowledgeable and answered several questions about the area.

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I do love Cumberland Island and we must preserve it. My 5th visit to the Island and it is a national treasure.

Thank Red_Cat_Kayaker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cumberland is a place that once you visit, will be with you forever. Wild horses, live oak forests out of a movie set, marshes, aquatic birds, manatees, sea turtles, deserted beaches, undeveloped and historical. This is a place to energetically explore or just chill and...More

3  Thank Allan A
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We went with staffers of L'Arche Rainbow Workshop for a day of reflection and teamwork in the island. We took the ferry and hiked to Sea Camp beach. Our group has a yoga class in the beach and lunch and teamwork reflection under the trees....More

Thank DrLepervanche
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Did the Lands and Legacies tour which is an all-day tour of the island. Although the van ride ride is VERY bumpy, it is well worth it to see this amazing place. The highlight for us was the abundance of wild horses that call the...More

2  Thank carol2034
Reviewed 9 October 2018

You have to travel by ferry and pay the a modest fee on top to the Rangers looking after the island. If you want to take the tour, you must book well in advance. We were too late to get on the tour but opted...More

Thank Bobble59
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This historic National Seashore of thousands of acres of Congressional preserved seashore is managed by the National Park Service (BPS) 113 St Mary’s Street, St Mary’s,GA 31558 9128824336. Access is by Ferry run by NPS check the Web site for schedule. Take the NPS van...More

1  Thank 977samd
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Well worth the visit, take lots of water and bug spray! Beautiful island with so much to see and experience.

Thank Alians5
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Before going over to Cumberland Island by boat, it was very helpful to go through the museum. Our tour was 6 hours long and it is advisable to make reservations well ahead of time for both the boat ride and the tour. This a once...More

2  Thank Terrence L
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Really interesting place to start your visit to Cumberland Island. Several neat exhibits to see and read about the island.

Thank Leslee G
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Anna G
3 August 2016|
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Response from saltmarshdad | Reviewed this property |
You can walk in, but it's first come, first served. Weekends and holidays are often full.
14 April 2016|
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Response from Melba H | Reviewed this property |
You need to check back with the ferry .. You can pay for the Park tour and the ferry in one payment .. Take the guided van tour by all means !! It was incredible.