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Sat April 13, 2024 Tybee Island, GA 31328 US Directions
Proceeds benefit the Sea Turtle Conservation Fund.



8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT


37 Meddin Dr
Tybee Island, GA US 31328


17th Annual Tybee Turtle Trot 5K Beach Run
Registration: $35/person

Location: North Beach by new Tybee Island Marine Science Center

When: April 13th 8:00 AM

Details: Your registration supports our Tybee Sea Turtle Project, as well as, our resident sea turtles, Westie and Ossie.

The Tybee Sea Turtle Project locates and protects sea turtle nests on the island. The science center's resident sea turtles serve as Marine Debris Ambassadors during their three year stay. While growing strong and healthy, Westie and Ossie educate visitors on the impacts affecting sea turtle populations and our conservation efforts to protect them.

Deadline for a guaranteed runner shirt is April 4th. Become a sea turtle supporter and register for the Turtle Trot today!

Registration includes runner shirt, a medal, and free admission on race day

Packet Pick Up: Friday, April 12th 3:00 - 7:00 or Saturday, April 13 7:00 AM

Location of Packet Pick Up: Black gate to left (West) of science center, in North Beach parking lot.

Trot Day: 8:00 AM beach run followed by sea turtle activities at the center throughout the day.


Learn more at and support an authentic marine environment and coastal experience.

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