Saturdays at the GTM Research Reserve
The first Saturday of each month features a Guided Exploration Hike that focuses on the Guana Peninsula's 5,000 years of human history. The 8:30-10:30 a.m. hike departs from the Trailhead Pavilion located just west of the Guana Dam.
On the second and fourth Saturday of each month is family seining. Join GTM Research Reserve docents from 8:30-10:30 a.m. to learn how to pull a seine net collecting species of fish, crabs and more. Waders and boots will be provided. The program is included with regular admission to the reserve and takes place in the Environmental Education Center at 505 Guana River Rd.
On the third Saturday of each month is the Guided Beach Exploration Guana South Beach. Join GTM Research Reserve Docents from 8:30-10:30 a.m. for a beach walk at the Guana South beach location (1798 Ponte Vedra Blvd.) on A1A, South Ponte Vedra Beach. Learn about the animals that call the beach home as well as seashells and other interesting facts. This is a Beaches 101experience that the entire family will enjoy. There is a $3/per vehicle parking fee.
Required reservations may be made for any of these programs by calling 904-823-4500. The programs are free with paid admission to the reserve.
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