Cumberland Island is 17.5 miles long and totals 36,415 acres of which 16,850 are marsh, mud flats, and tidal creeks. It is well known for its sea turtles, abundant shore birds, dune fields, maritime forest, salt marshes, and historic structures.
FACILITIES AND ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW
Cumberland Island National Seashore is located near Fernandina Beach, Kingsland and Saint Marys
To Island: Cumberland Island is located seven miles east of St. Marys, Georgia, and is accessible by a concession operated passenger ferry. Following are the ferry boat operating seasons: (RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED)