Driftwood Beach, Jekyll Island

4.7
#1 of 11 in Beaches in Georgia
On the north end of Jekyll Island, Driftwood Beach resembles a graveyard for trees. Oak and pine roots protrude from these shores due to the gradual erosion of the north shore. In some cases, entire full-sized trees have washed ashore. The intricate designs of wave-worn driftwood make for an excellent photo-op. Driftwood Beach is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Jekyll Island Edition.
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  • Very cool. North side of the island. Some nice photos taken. One of the stops on our guided tour. Recommend a visit.  more »
  • Go check this out. Try to go out low tide. Very very cool. The north side is near the pier and has a bathroom but the south side has all the cool driftwood.  more »
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  • Loved It! Worth the drive to go there. Clean, very friendly folks. Perfect place for a 2 1/2 hr walk along the water.
  • This is a must see location on Jekyll. It does get busy during the summer. So parking will be scarce. It is such a beautiful location. Beautiful location if you are wanting to have a wedding or just a picnic.

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