Local’s Travel Handbook


There’s more to Jekyll Island than meets the eye. 


Local’s Travel Handbook: Jekyll Island puts boots on the ground to uncover the very best that Jekyll Island has to offer, from little-known historical landmarks veiled beneath the canopies of thick maritime forests, to mysterious points of interest hidden in plain sight.

In our Jekyll Island travel guide, we reveal a plethora of insider tips about this historic state park off the Georgia coast, including a host of creative activities and places to explore that are sure to produce robust experiences for new visitors, while breathing fresh air into vacations and weekend getaways for island regulars.

Explore coastal trails that will take you by sites such as the centuries-old Grandfather Tree, clandestine coastal defenses left over from the Spanish-American War, popular duck-hunting grounds of the Jekyll Island Club Era, and 18th century pathways walked by the first European settlers to call this member of the Golden Isles their home.

Discover Jekyll Island’s myriad wildlife viewing opportunities, including information on where to heighten your chances of spotting bottlenose dolphins, Georgia alligators, sea turtles and migratory birds.

Our Jekyll Island travel guide is densely packed with information to help you find restaurants on a budget, choose the right hotel without getting ripped off, discover the best places to cast a line and catch more fish, and where to capture the best sunrises and sunsets the Georgia coast has to offer – all while including links to maps, websites, contact information, addresses, and directions to the most interesting places to see on Jekyll Island, with nearly 100 photos shedding new light on Georgia’s gem.

If you’re looking for a local’s perspective to guide you through the best that this coastal destination has to offer, then Local’s Travel Handbook: Jekyll Island is a must-have companion for any seriously curious coastal traveler.

Want to learn more? Check out “Local’s Travel Handbook: Jekyll Island”, available exclusively on Amazon and optimized for Kindle. You can visit our Amazon page by clicking here.

A portion of the sales from Local’s Travel Handbook: Jekyll Island will be donated to the Jekyll Island Foundation to help continue their mission of education, awareness, and conservation of Jekyll Island’s precious natural resources for generations to come.