Go Back   Trawler Forum > Trawler Forum > General Discussion

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-24-2016, 10:44 PM   #1
City: SoCal
Country: USA
Join Date: Feb 2016
Posts: 9
Spending Memorial Day around Cumberland Island, GA

I'm hoping the weather blows past before we get out there to spend Memorial Day weekend around Cumberland Island. We're spending that weekend at a friends river house with access to a small runabout -- any recommendations for places to check out by boat?
Attached Images

jtulls is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2016, 10:38 AM   #2
menzies's Avatar
City: Jacksonville
Country: USA
Vessel Name: SONAS
Vessel Model: Grand Alaskan 53
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 1,142
We will be there Saturday and Saturday night anchored off the St Mary's Ferry dock. Sunday we will go on over to Fernandina and spend an evening ashore having dinner, before heading to Fort George River for Monday.

menzies is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2016, 03:19 PM   #3
caltexflanc's Avatar
City: North Carolina for now
Country: USA
Vessel Name: Small Incentive
Vessel Model: Boston Whaler 130 Sport
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 3,436
Both the Brickhill and Federica (probably too much of a schlep, but you have a fast boat) rivers are very scenic and fun to explore. The anchorage off Table Point on the Brickhill was one of our favorites, we'd dawdle there a few days and use the Whaler all day.

There is a whole bunch to keep you occupied at Cumberland, what a great spot. If the weather is good I'd guess that main anchorage will be fairly crowded on a holiday weekend.

"There's the Right Way, the Wrong Way, and what some guy says he's gotten away with"
caltexflanc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2016, 05:03 PM   #4
City: East Coast
Country: USA
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 1,683
Pay the $4 and explore the Island. There are wild horses and other wildlife and a beautiful beach on the ocean side.
WesK is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2016, 05:50 PM   #5
City: Fulton, Missouri
Country: USA
Vessel Name: Attitude Adjustment
Vessel Model: Mainship 34
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 9
Cumberland Island is one of my favorite spots on the ICW! Love walking the island amongst the live oaks and checking out the ruins at Dungeness, also lucked into a tour of Plum Orchard once. Fernandina Beach is a favorite stop as well.
micksbuddy is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:37 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2006 - 2012