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Stocking Island Beacon

Landmark
The Salt Beacon atop a giant sand dune on Stocking Island – Bahamas Ministry of Tourism

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.

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.

Hours

Seasons Open

Year Round