REGULATIONS & SAFETY - St. Simons Land Trust
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Guale Preserve Rules and Regulations

To protect the special features of the preserve, the following are NOT ALLOWED:

  • Animals (except trained service dogs)
  • Climbing
  • Collecting
  • Metal Detectors
  • Smoking
  • Camping
  • Hunting
  • Alcohol
  • Drones
  • Vehicles on Trails (except for emergency, management, and designated tours)


  • Parking is only permitted in designated areas.
  • Hiking and biking are permitted on all trails at the Preserve.
  • Firearms must be stored out of sight and in locked vehicles at all times.
  • No water, bathrooms, or trash receptacles are at the Preserve. Pack it in, pack it out.
  • Main entrance of the Preserve is accessed via Lawrence Road.
  • Waterfront area of the Preserve is accessed via Village Drive.
  • Boat ramp information can be found on the Guale Preserve landing page of the website.
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