Matanzas Inlet Guided Hike
GTM Research Reserve
9741 Ocean Shore Blvd.
St. Augustine, FL 32080
Date and Time
- Wed, Feb 20, 9 - 10:30 am
- Wed, Mar 6, 9 - 10:30 am
On Wednesday, February 20, 9 to 10:30 am and Wednesday, March 6,
9 - 10:30 am, GTM Research Reserve volunteers Jim Gleason and Ron Ceryak will
take hikers to the shore to learn about Inlet dynamics and more. At the north end of the Inlet is a bird
sanctuary where hikers might see wood storks and least terns. They will also learn about seashells, coquina
rock, dune vegetation, heavy minerals, mollusks, dune vegetation, and the history of beach sand.
Gleason and Ceryak are volunteer guides with the Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research
Reserve at the Marineland Field Office, which is where you will meet for the Guided Walk. The GTM Research
Reserve is on the west side of A1A at Ocean Shore Blvd at the southern end of the Town of Marineland. See
the GTM Research Reserve sign and a temporary event sign posted at the A1A entrance. Please RSVP online
or by calling 904-823-4500.