Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island Harbor

Jekyll Island, Georgia United States
Lat: 31° 2' 2.89''
Lon: -81° 26' 1.74''
Write a Review

Marinas near Jekyll Island Harbor

NameReviewsMax LOAVHFDock DepthGas / DieselLift / CraneWifiAmps
Jekyll Harbor Marina
4 reviews
-16Low 8.0'

G

Nearby

D

Nearby
-30/50
Jekyll Wharf Marina - Closed--------

Rain until tomorrow morning.

63℉

Lat31° 2' 2.89''

Lon-81° 26' 1.74''

Tide
High01:05AM6.079ft
Low07:31AM1.414ft
High01:28PM6.508ft
Low08:16PM1.061ft
ESE at 3 knots
Introduction:

One of many barrier islands that line the Goergia Coast, Jekyll Island is located near Brunswick about 50 miles north of Jacksonville and 70 miles southwest of Savannah. The state of Georgia purchased Jekyll Island almost 60 years ago, and since then there has been a conservative stance toward development on the Island. According to law, no more than 35% of the island can be developed. Provisioning resources are limited, but there are several interesting park areas for beach combing, fishing or just relaxing.

Two marinas are located midway along Jekyll Creek with fuel and transient facilities.


Navigating the Water:

Use NOAA Chart 11489.

Jekyll Island is approached from the north via Saint Simons Sound and the Brunswick River, and from the south via Jekyll Sound. Jekyll Creek runs behind the island carrying the Intracoastal Waterway route.

From the north, exit the Brunswick River at quick flashing green buoy “21,” and then set a course for green daybeacon “1” and flashing red “2” at the entrance to Jekyll Creek. (You can use the Jekyll Island Range to help guide you in through the deepest water.) Once you have reached the creek entrance at green daybeacon “1” and flashing red “2,” follow in green daybecon “5,” red daybeacon “6,” red daybeacon “8,” and then quick flashing green “9.” The lighted Jetty Range will guide you into the creek until the turn at red daybeacon “10.”

From the Intracoastal route north through Saint Andrew Sound, first pickup flashing green “29” at Jekyll Point, and then follow the gradually winding course past red daybeacon “26,” flashing green “27,” and then flashing green “25” just south of ICW Mile 685 into Jekyll Creek.

There are two marinas on either side of the Jekyll Island Bridge (65-foot fixed vertical clearance). Though only one will accept transient guests, both have gas and diesel fuels. This is important, as the facilities are the last fuel stops before you reach Fernandina Beach in Florida, some 25 miles south.


Local Notices to Mariners:

Local Notices to Mariners are available online from the U.S. Coast Guard.


Helpful Links:

Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island Calendar of Events

Harbor Reviews


No reviews yet! Be the first to write a review of Jekyll Island.

Nearby Attractions

Summer Waves Water Park
Visit
Wildlife Viewing Platform
Visit
Shark Tooth Beach
Visit
The Westin Jekyll Island
Visit
Jekyll Island
Visit
Rixen Pond
Visit
The Beach!
Visit
Holiday Inn
Visit
Jekyll Island State Park
Visit
Villas By The Sea
Visit
dolphin Tours
Visit
Jekyll Island 4H Center
Visit
Jekyll Island Convention Center & Visitor Center
Visit
Orange Julius
Visit
The Westin Jekyll Island
Visit
Jekyll Ocean Club
Visit
Jekyll Island Collection Station
Visit
rt 47 ice cream
Visit
Jekyll Island, South Beach
Visit
Jekyll Island Club Hotel
Visit
St. Andrews Picnic Area
Visit
South Dunes Picnic Area
Visit
Tidelands Nature Center
Visit
Tidelands Floating Dock
Visit
Faith Chapel
Visit
The Port
Visit
Jekyll Island Beachwear
Visit
Jekyll Island Guest Information Center
Visit
Great Dunes Park
Visit
Superwow Jekyll
Visit