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Tybee Beach Ecology Trips

P.O. Box 30923, Savannah, GA 31410
Wildlife/Nature Tour
Tybee Beach Ecology ToursWe make our own beach touch tank of things we findFlat clawed Hermit Crab peeking outPulling the beach seine netSmall Striped Burrfish (puffer)Examining a Sea Star, close up!A winter time Mushroom Jellyfish (doesn't sting)Live Lettered Olive Snail, one of our prettiest shellsA nice Knobbed Whelk shell found while beachcombing
Info & Amenities

Actively discover and learn about animals and habitats of Georgia's beaches from marine biologist Dr. Joe Richardson. More than just a trip to the beach! A fun, active, learning experience ideal for families, scout groups, and school groups.

Business Status
  • Open For Business
COVID-19 Safety Measures
  • Savannah Safe

No additional safety protocols provided.


TripAdvisor® Reviews:

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
EthylTurnip | Nov 27, 2020
“Fun for the whole family”

Dr. Joe is so nice and answers any questions. Our whole family enjoyed this, trying to find ocean and beach life and learning about them. He provides shovels and nets and my elementary school son and...

Presley1210 | Oct 26, 2020
“Just as much fun as the first trip”

We made sure to plan a Tybee Beach Ecology Trip on our visit to Savannah. We had a group with ages ranging from 7 to 83, and everyone had a blast. Dr. Joe makes the trip exciting as he helps everyone...

happystaffy | Oct 26, 2020
“Dr. Joe is a "must do" experience for Tybee visitors!”

Tybee Beach is truly a wholesome, clean, family-oriented destination. And...the Tybee Ecology Trip is the best multi-generational experience you could ever have! Two hours on the beach with Dr. Joe...

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Melanie T. | Feb 1, 2019

We took this tour with another family and would recommend it to anyone who is interested or enjoys learning about and seeing the creepy crawlers, crabs,...

Maxine B. | Jan 21, 2018

We were 4 adults and we learned a lot. Dr. Joe is a great teacher. We have since found a number of "things" and as promised we sent Dr. Joe an email and...

Jay M. | Mar 22, 2017

This was the highlight of our trip!! Dr. Joe helped us find and identify lots of different kinds of organisms. He was so knowledgeable, but encouraged...