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Beach Exploration

On the 3rd Saturday of every month from 9 to 11 a.m., join GTM Research Reserve docents for a beach walk! You will learn about the animals that call the beach their home, as well as seashells and other interesting facts. This is a “Beaches 101” experience that the entire family will enjoy. The hike [...]

2019-03-12T10:33:48-04:00April 20th, 2019|, , , |Comments Off on Beach Exploration

Marineland Monthly Lecture

Registration and Important Notice CLICK HERE to RSVP for the April 16th Marineland Lecture. Registration for Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 begins Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Please arrive by 9:45 a.m. at the gift shop so that we can escort you to the classroom. If you attend the lecture, you’ll also receive free admission to Marineland to enjoy [...]

2019-02-25T17:54:02-05:00April 16th, 2019|, |Comments Off on Marineland Monthly Lecture

Family Seining

The GTM Research Reserve will host a Family Seining on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 9-11 am. Join GTM Research Reserve staff and/or volunteers for a guided family seining activity. Visitors will get the chance to pull a seine net through Guana Lake, collecting species of fish, crabs and more, and then learn about [...]

2019-02-06T16:21:50-05:00April 13th, 2019|, , , |Comments Off on Family Seining

CANCELLED – Matanzas Inlet Hike

Click here to reserve a spot. Join GTM Research Reserve partnered with National Parks Service for a free, leisurely guided interpretive walk around the Matanzas Inlet. Explore the ever-changing shoreline, tidal flats, beaches, dunes and dune vegetation. Your guide will explain the Inlet dynamics and movement of sand as the sea constantly rearranges the shore. [...]

2019-04-09T15:54:12-04:00April 12th, 2019|, , , , , , , |Comments Off on CANCELLED – Matanzas Inlet Hike

Marineland Beach Walk

CLICK HERE to reserve a spot. Join us for the Marineland Beach Walk! See the changes wrought by recent hurricanes. Every beach has its own story to tell. Why is the sand fine or coarse and how did it get its color? Which shells landed on this beach? Are there any shark’s teeth? Get to [...]

2019-05-02T15:22:44-04:00April 11th, 2019|, , , , , |Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Guided Exploration Hike

On the first Saturday of every month from 9-11 am, visitors can learn about the cultural history of the Guana Peninsula as well as the natural biodiversity during a guided hike. Find out about the peninsula’s 5,000 years of human history, including how native peoples used estuarine resources, what European plantation life was like, and [...]

2018-11-14T13:23:25-05:00April 6th, 2019|, , , |Comments Off on Guided Exploration Hike

Everyone Can Conserve: Pollinators

GTM Research Reserve is excited to announce that we have partnered with Saint Johns County Parks and Recreation to offer a unique family oriented program at the Solomon Calhoun Center in Saint Augustine. Join us for a fun night all about pollinators! Florida is home to many different pollinators such as butterflies, bees, bats, and more! [...]

2018-09-04T13:18:50-04:00April 3rd, 2019|, |Comments Off on Everyone Can Conserve: Pollinators

Matanzas Inlet Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Join GTM Research Reserve partnered with National Parks Service for a free, leisurely guided interpretive walk around the Matanzas Inlet. Explore the ever-changing shoreline, tidal flats, beaches, dunes and dune vegetation. Your guide will explain the Inlet dynamics and movement of sand as the sea constantly rearranges the shore. [...]

2019-02-25T17:40:35-05:00March 28th, 2019|, , , , , , , |Comments Off on Matanzas Inlet Walk

Guided Kayak Exploration

Join North Guana Outpost on a guided kayak tour of the beautiful Guana Lake. Learn about which birds are migrating through the area, what plants are in season, and so much more! See how Florida's waters are teeming with life and beauty. GTM Research Reserve is one of 29 National Estuarine Research Reserves in the United States. [...]

2019-01-14T12:53:12-05:00March 23rd, 2019|, , |Comments Off on Guided Kayak Exploration

Marineland River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!!! Join us on Wednesday, March 20th, from 9:00 am - 11:00 am, for the guided trail walk at the River-to-Sea Preserve. See the changes wrought by Hurricane Irma. Then, step into the ancient Florida coastal woodlands along the preserve trail and learn how Native Americans once thrived there on nature’s bounty. [...]

2018-12-18T14:39:46-05:00March 20th, 2019|, , , |Comments Off on Marineland River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk