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FERNANDINA BEACH, FLORIDA

Amelia and Cumberland Islands and the Okefenokee Swamp

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"Okefenokee Swamp, Chesser Island Boardwalk" Uploaded By: Beth
"Okefenokee Swamp, Chesser Island Boardwalk" Uploaded By: Beth

"Okefenokee Swamp, Chesser Island Boardwalk and Tower" Uploaded By: Beth

"Amelia Island River Cruise, inside the boat" Uploaded By: Beth

"Hiking Cumberland Island, boardwalk over salt marsh" Uploaded By: Beth

"Walking Cumberland Island, salt marsh and dunes" Uploaded By: Beth

"Walk on beautiful Cumberland Island" Uploaded By: Beth

"Ferry boat to Cumberland Island" Uploaded By: Beth

"Fort Clinch Byway!" Uploaded By: Diana

"Bittern, Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, Folkston, GA" Uploaded By: W.T.

"Snowy Egret, Egans Creek Greenway Park, Amelia Island, FL" Uploaded By: W.T.

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"Learning about Cumberland Island and the Carnegies" Uploaded By: Janet

"Okefenokee - Great Program-Great Tour-Great People:" Uploaded By: Stanley

"Reflections at the Okefenokee Swamp" Uploaded By: Margaret Anne

"This is Robert E. Lee's father's original grave site. His body was moved to Virginia to be buried by his son." Uploaded By: Bobbie

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"The salt marsh at low tide" Uploaded By: Bobbie

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"This was the casino." Uploaded By: Bobbie

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"This is the backside of the mansion and the lawn where they threw great parties. They had a staff of 300. They built pools, tennis courts, a casino, etc." Uploaded By: Bobbie

"Horses in the background on the grounds of Dungeness" Uploaded By: Bobbie

"Front of Dungeness" Uploaded By: Bobbie

"What's left of the Dungeness Estate" Uploaded By: Bobbie

"One of the most interesting things about the island is its history - It was bought by the Carnegie family in 1880 as a winter retreat. They built the Dungeness mansion" Uploaded By: Bobbie

"Here is our group headed through the Avenue of Oaks" Uploaded By: Bobbie

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"Step back in time where John F. Kennedy, Jr. married Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy in 1996." Uploaded By: Bobbie

"Cumberland Island is off the coast of Georgia. The only way to get there is by ferry." Uploaded By: Bobbie

"A feral horse on the beach at Cumberland Island." Uploaded By: Jean

"The Okefenokee Swamp in February" Uploaded By: Mildred Attended: 02/22/09 - 02/27/09
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"Explore as you cruise the backwaters of Amelia Island and Cumberland Island and enjoy the spectacular views. Watch for rare birds, dolphins, manatees and other wildlife as you glide back in time along the rivers, creeks and marshes that surround Amelia Island. The boat is covered and may be closed to protect guests against inclement weather. Come aboard for an inspiring cruise experience that takes you along salt marshes, wilderness beaches, and historic river banks. " Uploaded By: Bobbie

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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
1 Performances

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