Cumberland Island National Seashore Camping
St. Marys, GA 31558
Developed and wilderness camping is available at the Cumberland Island National Seashore. Permits are required, and sites are assigned at the Sea Camp Ranger Station. Camping is limited to seven days. Spring and late fall are peak seasons.
There are no facilities at the wilderness sites, and water must be treated. Campfires are not permitted in the wilderness. Wilderness sites: Hickory Hill: 5.5 miles from Sea Camp, Yankee Paradise: 7.5 miles from Sea Camp, Brickhill Bluff: 10.5 miles from Sea Camp. Wheeled devices not allowed in wilderness.
The campground at Sea Camp has restroom facilities with cold water showers and boardwalk access to the beach. This campground has individual and group sites. Group sites can accommodate 10-20 people. Each site has a grill, fire ring, food cage and picnic table.
Backcountry camping at Stafford is located 3.5 miles from the Sea Camp Ranger Station. Restrooms, showers and fire rings are available. Fire rings are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Monday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Tuesday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Wednesday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Thursday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Friday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Saturday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Admission & Fees
Entrance Fee $4.00
Ferry Fee- youth, senior and adult rates vary $18-28
Sea Camp Campground Camping Fee per person $4.00
Stafford Beach Campground and Wilderness Camping Fee per person $2.00
Nature Trails, Trails
Firepit, Grill on Site, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking off Site, Self-guided Tours
Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited)
Setting & Style
Beach & Coastal, Rustic & Natural
Primitive Camp Sites Available