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Cumberland Island National Seashore

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Address: Cumberland Island National Seashore, Box 806, Cumberland Island, GA GA 31558
Phone Number: 912-882-4336
Activities: Camping
Description: Island known for its wide beaches and variety of outdoor activities.

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Lovely deserted beach

Swimming at the beach is great, the beach is uncrowded. There are very few people that you can see. There are no lifeguards however. This is a great place to see the National... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Rochester, Michigan
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Rochester, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Swimming at the beach is great, the beach is uncrowded. There are very few people that you can see. There are no lifeguards however. This is a great place to see the National seashore.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This place is one of the most beautiful I have ever seen. The history is so interesting as well. Our family took the ferry over to the island and then walked through the property to the beach. The walk was long (almost an hour) and it was HOT! Prepare yourself for this! But when we arrived at the beach... I... More 

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Loxahatchee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Wild horses for wild hearts, backwoods camping, site camping, historic sites, short walks, serious hikes, beautiful sunrises, stargazing and miles of uninhabited beaches!!! We have been swept away, even at 105 degrees! Looking forward to a fall visit!

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Stuart, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

If you like seclusion, nature, and hiking, check out this island. We walked just around the southern end, but still treked over 7 miles. We saw numerous wild horses and deer. We toured the the old mansion area, the boardwalk, and several miles of beach before we had to call it quits and catch the 2:45 ferry. Take a lunch... More 

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Roanoke, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The boat trip (45 min.) to the island was scenic. Got off at the 1st dock and the wild horses were there. Walked (in flip flops) to the ruins (2nd home build on the sight, not open for close inspection but impressive) and the horses were there also. Went inland on the main road to turnoff to beach and 2nd... More 

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phoenix, az
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

First of all, reservations must be made to take the ferry to the island. Much to our dismay, numerous people arrived with no reservation. I was happy for the revenue for the National Park Service, but it delayed our departure and shortened our island visit. Warning! Don't believe the short hike to the ocean story. I about died. Hiking through... More 

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Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This was my second visit to Cumberland Island and it lived up to my memories. It is truly a beautiful unspoiled island. We got off the ferry at the first stop and walked over to Dungeness and then on to the beach. The round trip was about a 3 mile walk but it was worth it. The beach is just... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

What can I say? The island is truly amazing -- magical, even. We camped at Sea Camp and hiked all around the south side of the island. The island is huge, and although we wanted to see Plum Orchard and Stafford, we just couldn't get up there in the time that we had. So... we explored Dungeness, the beach, South... More 

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Middleburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Actually a lot to see on this island. Wild horses, ruins from old plantaions. We tent camped and had a great time.

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Port Orange, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

My wife and I were on our way to Savannah and we passed the exit several times in the past 10 years,and we decided to get off and take a look. We boarded the ferry to the island,it took about 40 minutes to get there,we got off at the first stop,and right off the boat there were about 8 horses... More 

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Address: Address: Cumberland Island National Seashore, Box 806, Cumberland Island, GA GA 31558
Phone Number: 912-882-4336
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Cumberland Island

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