What to Do, Where to Go in Cumberland Island, Ga.
Nonstop flights to Jacksonville, Fla., include United from Dulles, US Airways from Reagan National and Southwest from BWI Marshall, starting at $165. The ferry from St. Marys, Ga., about a 40-minute drive from the airport, departs at 9 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. The ferry departs from Cumberland Island at 10:15 a.m. and 4:45 p.m., with an additional ferry departing from the island at 2:45 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday from March 1 to Sept. 30. The ferry does not run on Tuesdays and Wednesdays Dec. 1 to Feb. 28. Reservations are recommended; call 877-860-6787. Fares for the 45-minute ride are $17, $12 for children and $15 for seniors.
WHERE TO STAY
The Greyfield Inn, 904-261-6408, http:/
Camping. Developed campsites are available for $4 per person, per night, and backcountry sites are available for $2 per person, per night.
Ocean One Resort Hotel & Spa, 1 Ocean Blvd., Atlantic Beach, Jacksonville, Fla. 904-249-7402, http:/
WHERE TO EAT
BB's Restaurant and Bar, 1019 Hendricks Ave., Jacksonville, 904-306-0100, http:/
Bistro Aix, 1440 San Marco Blvd., Jacksonville, 904-398-1949, http:/
WHAT TO DO
Cumberland Island National Seashore, 912-882-4336, http:/
FOR MORE INFORMATION
St. Marys Convention & Visitors Bureau, 912-882-4000, http:/