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The Salt Beacon atop a giant sand dune on Stocking Island

Stocking Island is made up of giant sand dunes hardened into limestone rock. On one such sand dune, which stands over one hundred feet in height, is a beacon used many years ago for navigational purposes. The beacon is a popular attraction for yachters docked in Elizabeth Harbour and hikers who visit Stocking Island. It can be seen clearly from mainland George Town.

Seasons Open: Year Round

Accessibility Notes

This site might not be suitable for persons with mobility impairments or in wheelchairs due to the hilly/rocky terrain.

 Pet Friendly Notes

Leashed pets are permitted, but should be controlled.

For More Information, Contact:

Exuma Tourist Office

Turnquest Star Plaza, P.O. Box EX-29041, George Town, EX
(242) 336-2430 · fax (242) 336-2431

Boundaries and names shown do not necessarily reflect the map policy of the National Geographic.

Latitude: 23.526840000
Longitude: -75.761699000
Elevation: 33 FT (10 M)
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