Ever dreamed of becoming a sea turtle biologist? Ever wonder what it’s like to drive up and down the beach all night long in search of nesting sea turtles? Want to see what’s left inside of a sea turtle nest after it hatches? Well now you can! The Georgia Sea Turtle Center offers two exciting programs to provide guests with unique, up-close sea turtle patrol opportunities: Ride with Dawn Patrol and Ride with Night Patrol.

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Learn more about each program by clicking below:

Ride with Night Patrol

Ride with Dawn Patrol

Frequently Asked Questions

For general inquiries about Ride with Patrol programs call


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