Ossabaw Island

Overnight Trips

Wild Night on Ossabaw

New Year’s Eve Overnight Trip

Thursday December 31, 2020 – Friday January 01, 2021


Spend New Year’s Eve on Ossabaw Island on an overnight trip,with tales of Ossabaw Island around the fire pit after dinner. Plus, a midnight champagne toast to welcome the New Year.


Hosted by the Ossabaw Island Foundation


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Ossabaw Island Tintype Photography Workshop:
Weekend Trip

Friday January 1 -Sunday January 3, 2021



Weekend on Ossabaw Island! Spend two nights on Ossabaw Island learning and creating “tintype” photographs.


Hosted by the Ossabaw Island Foundation.


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Fall in love with Ossabaw Island:
Weekend Trip

Friday February 12-Sunday February 14, 2021

Experience an on-island weekend educational journey. Enjoy a walking tour on the island’s North End and/or a hike out to Cane Patch. For those who prefer, the afternoon may be spent relaxing at the Club House or exploring the island’s North End on their own. On Saturday we will explore the island by truck.  Sunday after brunch you will return to the mainland.  Enjoy all there is to fall in love with Ossabaw Island.

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Ossabaw Island Winter Writers’ Retreat

Friday March 12 – Wednesday March 17, 2021


Six days and five nights of individualized workshops, lectures, readings, and manuscript consultations. Faculty: Craig Johnson, Beverly Donofrio, Neil Shepard, and Tony Morris. Limited to eighteen participants. Hosted by the Ossabaw Island Writers’ Retreat. or 912-344-3123

Turtle Hatching Two-Night Weekends

Friday September 3 – Sunday September 5, 2021


Observe Georgia DNR Sea Turtle Conservation Program interns as they inventory loggerhead turtle nests for eggs and live hatchlings. In 2018, 199 sea turtle nests were documented on Ossabaw.


Led by coastal ecologist/naturalist John “Crawfish” Crawford.


Hosted by the Ossabaw Island Foundation.



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three turtle hatchlings scuttle across sand. The sand shows tracks where other other turtles have crossed it.