Your Guide to Kayaking in Liberty County
The weather is warming up which means it’s time to go outside and get some sun! One of our favorite outdoor activities is kayaking along the lazy creeks and rivers that run through our coastal community. Whether it’s your first time or you’re a seasoned pro, kayaking in Liberty County is definitely worth the experience. Get your friends together, pack a cooler and hit the water for a fun activity you’ll want to do every weekend! Here are a few places to sit back and relax on your afternoons while you float along the coastal waterways! Don’t forget to download Tides Near Me and set your location as St. Catherines to keep an eye on the tide.
Jones Creek Park
2059 Isle of Wight Road, Midway GA
Just before crossing the bridge to Isle of Wight in Midway, there’s a gorgeous park with a small landing for access to the water. Kayakers with some experience will enjoy putting in their boats here and paddling around Jones Creek. Pack a cooler and paddle out to a sandbar for lunch. This is a tidal creek, so be sure to check the tides before you head out. You don’t want to get stuck dragging your kayak through the mud! As you head in for the evening, be sure to check out the sky as the sun sets. The colors are truly remarkable!
Interstate Paper Road, Riceboro GA
Turn off Hwy 17, to find another public dock and pier. You can spend the day kayaking this small creek that feeds into the larger Cay Creek. This particular spot is a local favorite for fishing, so be sure to bring your tackle box and fishing pole. You and your friends can have double the fun catching a delicious dinner while you soak up some rays!
Sunbury Crab Company
541 Brigantine-Dunmore Road, Midway GA
Head down to the Sunbury Crab Company to rent a kayak and enjoy a beautiful day of ocean kayaking. This spot has direct access to the intracoastal waterway, so keep those tides in mind here too! You can venture through the marsh and relax in the sun. Schools of dolphins are known to frequent this area, so keep your eyes open! Come back and order some fresh seafood and a cold beverage when you’re done.