Best Trails Near Savannah GA

Savannah has 27 trails in the vicinity, including 11 for fishing and 6 for nature trips. These trails range from 2.8 to 40.7 miles in length. The longest trail in Savannah is Sylvania Cruise a well-known trail measuring 40.7 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Sylvania Cruise, Tybee Island and Moon River at Downing Piers. Trails.com member Tony S. recently completed Sylvania Cruise.

More information on the best trails in Savannah can be found below.
  • Sylvania Cruise

    5 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    In its path to the Atlantic Ocean, the Savannah River flows in a southeasterly direction, forming the boundary between Georgia and South Carolina. This cruise loops through the farmland and pine ...
    •  40.7 miles
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    In its path to the Atlantic Ocean, the Savannah River flows in a southeasterly direction, forming the boundary between Georgia ...

  • Savannah-Ogeechee Canal

    1 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    This small park is an easy way to get into some prime floodplain habitat located just west of Interstate 95. A short, level trail offers easy birding down to the Ogeechee River and back, and ...
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    This small park is an easy way to get into some prime floodplain habitat located just west of Interstate 95. A short, level ...

  • Savannah, Georgia

    1 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Savannah, with its shady streets and park-like squares, is a city made for walking. As you stroll from the waterfront to Forsyth Park, you walk through part of the 21/2-square-mile downtown, ...
    •  Up to a week's worth of fun.
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    Savannah, with its shady streets and park-like squares, is a city made for walking. As you stroll from the waterfront to ...

  • Ebenezer Creek

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Leave the boat ramp to paddle under the Long Bridge, joining Ebenezer Creek. The current is slack to nonexistent while passing under a power line. Immediately you can see the gigantic trunks ...
    •  3.5
    •  6.3 miles
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    Leave the boat ramp to paddle under the Long Bridge, joining Ebenezer Creek. The current is slack to nonexistent while passing ...

  • Offshore Atlantic Ocean - Georgia

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    The fishing off Georgia’s coast is very good. Anglers can find charter opportunities all along the Georgia coast. If you have your own boat, there are plenty of live bottoms, wrecks, and other ...
    •  Best way to fish: boat
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    The fishing off Georgia’s coast is very good. Anglers can find charter opportunities all along the Georgia coast. If you ...

  • Fort Stewart Military Reservation

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    Savannah, GA

    Fort Stewart is not only the home base of the 3D Infantry Division (Mech) “The Rock of the Marne,” but is also home to about 20 ponds and lakes totaling more than 1,450 acres available for public ...
    •  Best way to fish: bank, small boat
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    Fort Stewart is not only the home base of the 3D Infantry Division (Mech) “The Rock of the Marne,” but is also home to about ...

  • Ogeechee River at Kings Ferry

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Although predominantly a freshwater fishery, when the tide comes in the stretch of the Ogeechee River around Kings Ferry offers good fishing for both freshwater and marine species. Best way to ...
    •  Best way to fish: boat, pier
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    Although predominantly a freshwater fishery, when the tide comes in the stretch of the Ogeechee River around Kings Ferry ...

  • Salt Creek

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    The park at Salt Creek has both a fishing pier and a small launching ramp. The sheltered waters of Salt Creek are a good place to explore with a sea kayak. The Salt Creek access point is well ...
    •  Best way to fish: pier, small boat
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    The park at Salt Creek has both a fishing pier and a small launching ramp. The sheltered waters of Salt Creek are a good ...

  • Little Ogeechee River at Bell's Landing

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Deep in the marsh on the Little Ogeechee River, the facilities at Bell’s Landing include a fishing pier and boat ramp. Bell’s Landing is a popular access point with anglers. The ramp’s convenient ...
    •  Best way to fish: pier, boat
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    Deep in the marsh on the Little Ogeechee River, the facilities at Bell’s Landing include a fishing pier and boat ramp. Bell’s ...

  • Moon River at Downing Piers

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    Savannah, GA

    With fishing piers situated on both sides of the river, the Downing Piers offer shoreline anglers a good chance at a variety of inshore fish. The Moon River joins with the Skidaway River before ...
    •  Best way to fish: pier
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    With fishing piers situated on both sides of the river, the Downing Piers offer shoreline anglers a good chance at a variety ...

  • Skidaway River Narrows

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    Savannah, GA

    Skidaway Narrows boat ramp is an excellent access point, and if you are camping, Skidaway Island State Park is just a few miles away. With two triple-lane boat ramps, Skidaway Narrows boat ramp ...
    •  Best way to fish: boat
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    Skidaway Narrows boat ramp is an excellent access point, and if you are camping, Skidaway Island State Park is just a few ...

  • Tybee Island

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean 18 miles east of Savannah, Tybee Island offers great saltwater fishing from a boat, pier, or in the surf. Best way to fish: boat, pier, surf. Reputedly taking ...
    •  Best way to fish: boat, pier, surf
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    Jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean 18 miles east of Savannah, Tybee Island offers great saltwater fishing from a boat, pier, ...

  • Lazaretto Creek

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Lazaretto Creek is one of two creeks that make Tybee Island an island. With both a public fishing pier and a boat ramp, the Lazaretto Creek access point is a good choice for any type of angler. ...
    •  Best way to fish: pier, boat
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    Lazaretto Creek is one of two creeks that make Tybee Island an island. With both a public fishing pier and a boat ramp, the ...

  • Wilmington River at F.W. Spencer Community Park

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    Savannah, GA

    A good access point on the Wilmington River not far from its confluence with the Savannah, F.W. Spencer Community Park has both a launching ramp and fishing pier. F.W. Spencer Community Park ...
    •  Best way to fish: boat, pier
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    A good access point on the Wilmington River not far from its confluence with the Savannah, F.W. Spencer Community Park has ...

  • Wilmington River at Thunderbolt Park

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    With both a boat ramp and fishing pier, the Wilmington River at Thunderbolt Park offers something for every inshore angler. Both boat and shore anglers will find good access at Thunderbolt Park. ...
    •  Best way to fish: boat, pier
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    With both a boat ramp and fishing pier, the Wilmington River at Thunderbolt Park offers something for every inshore angler. ...

  • Fort Pulaski / Tybee Island

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Fort Pulaski is an excellent location for coastal passerine migrants in the scrub and myrtle thickets around the old fort. The salt marshes in this area are very good for wrens and sparrows, ...
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    Fort Pulaski is an excellent location for coastal passerine migrants in the scrub and myrtle thickets around the old fort. ...

  • Savannah Airport Ponds

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    This area, just off the interstate, consists of several small ponds visible from roads within Savannah International Airport. Although there is no birding out of your car, this is probably the ...
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    This area, just off the interstate, consists of several small ponds visible from roads within Savannah International Airport. ...

  • Onslow Island

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    This small spoil site is not currently receiving fresh spoil, and is wet only after rain. This is crucial to birding, because when it is dry, the ducks and shorebirds are simply not here. The ...
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    This small spoil site is not currently receiving fresh spoil, and is wet only after rain. This is crucial to birding, because ...

  • Watching Dolphin on Beach Patrol: Tybee Island

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Bottlenose dolphins are easy to spot year-round from this island beach. Dolphin-watching is growing in popularity along the Georgia Coast and throughout the world. The bottlenose dolphin is the ...
    •  1 to 2 hours minimum
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    Bottlenose dolphins are easy to spot year-round from this island beach. Dolphin-watching is growing in popularity along the ...

  • In Search of the Purple Sandpiper: North Beach of Tybee Island

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    Savannah, GA

    The combination of abundant birdlife, uncrowded beaches, and pleasant temperatures make the beginning of the year a great time to be outdoors on Tybee Island. Most people think of visiting the ...
    •  1 to 2 hours minimum
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    The combination of abundant birdlife, uncrowded beaches, and pleasant temperatures make the beginning of the year a great ...

  • Mustangs, Spanish Moss, and Seaside Legends: Cumberland Island National Seashore

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    Savannah, GA

    Ribbons of white-sand beaches that stretch to the horizon and Spanish moss–festooned live oaks highlight this sublime landscape. Your destination is a barrier island 3 miles off the coast of ...
    •  8 hours minimum
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    Ribbons of white-sand beaches that stretch to the horizon and Spanish moss–festooned live oaks highlight this sublime landscape. ...

  • A Visit with Southbound Travelers: Jekyll Island Banding Station

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    Savannah, GA

    The Jekyll Island Banding Station is situated on Jekyll Island State Park, in the shrubby dunes at the south end of the island. The park is managed by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’s, ...
    •  2 to 3 hours minimum
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    The Jekyll Island Banding Station is situated on Jekyll Island State Park, in the shrubby dunes at the south end of the island. ...

  • In Quest of Georgia's Most Beautiful Bird: Fort Pulaski National Monument

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    Savannah, GA

    This Civil War site, steeped in history, offers wildlife a safe haven and wildlife watchers a closer look at the vibrant painted bunting and other wild residents. As you turn off the highway ...
    •  1 to 2 hours minimum
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    This Civil War site, steeped in history, offers wildlife a safe haven and wildlife watchers a closer look at the vibrant ...

  • The Swamp Canary: Savannah-Ogeechee Canal Museum and Nature Center

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    Savannah, GA

    A beautiful river swamp is home to one of Georgia’s most beautiful, but seldom seen, birds, the prothonotary warbler. Begin your adventure with a visit to the small museum. A few minutes spent ...
    •  1 to 2 hours minimum
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    A beautiful river swamp is home to one of Georgia’s most beautiful, but seldom seen, birds, the prothonotary warbler. Begin ...

  • Skidaway Island State Park Trails

    0 Reviews

    Savannah, GA

    Skidaway is a barrier island south of historic Savannah, separated from the mainland by Skidaway Narrows. The 588-acre state park contains several types of coastal habitat due to freshwater estuaries ...
    •  About 1–1.5 hours
    •  2.8 miles
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    Skidaway is a barrier island south of historic Savannah, separated from the mainland by Skidaway Narrows. The 588-acre state ...