What better way to celebrate World Health Day than with GTM! Encompassing almost 74,000 acres of estuary and uplands, the reserve offers nearly 10 miles of great trails for walking, hiking, biking, horseback riding, dog walking, nature viewing and picnicking. Horses and leashed pets are allowed on the Guana Ponte Vedra Beach trails and dogs are allowed on [...]
The GTM Research Reserve has been known by this name for quite some time, but due to the overwhelming popularity of "Guana State Park" the Reserve has decided to change its name once more. So long GTM Research Reserve, and hello, Guana Tolomato Matanzas State Park and Research Reserve. GTMSPARR is much easier to [...]
Last week GTM staff and volunteers, high school students, and Citibank staff began work on a new, paved nature trail. The permeable pavers are made-up of 95 percent recycled tires and 5 percent recycled plastic. This project is part of the $613,000 “green” construction grant awarded by the National Estuarine Research [...]
Looking for a natural backdrop like the Guana River for your wedding? GTM’s Environmental Education Center is now available on weekends for weddings and receptions! Call 904-823-4500 for more information.
Happy Spring from us here at GTM! We know spring breakers are hitting our beaches and we want you guys to be safe! The GTM Research Reserve reminds you that there are pedestrian crosswalks on A1A at the North Beach, Middle Beach and South Beach access parking lots, and one south of the entrance [...]
In celebration of International Women's Day, GTM Research Reserve commends everyone, men or women, who puts in time and effort to make the world a better place. Today, we're applauding one of our environmental educators - Josie Spearman. She interprets scientific information to students grades K-16 visiting the Environmental Education Center. Josie has an [...]