Attractions on Stocking Island

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Measuring in at only four miles long, those who set out to explore all of Stocking Island in one day will usually be successful if they've got a plan of action.  Aside from the beaches, which should be lingered on, there are many hiking trails which will allow visitors to see all of the important points of nature. 


There are an abundance of beaches to choose from on and near the island. You can click on the name of the beach to get additional information about that beach.

A beach scene that's good for snorkeling is Stocking Island Beach. Popular for sunbathing, swimming, and snorkeling, Stocking Island Beach sets the bar high for beauty amongst some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

Another place to consider is Hamburger Beach. Forming a crescent into the west coast of Lee Stocking Island, Hamburger Beach has dazzling white sands and bright aquamarine waters.

Coconut Cove Beach: Just up the road north of George Town, there are a couple of spots off the main road to pull your car over to the side, park, and follow the path to the beach.

Needless to say, you'll be able to find a wide range of choices for beaches on and near the island. Take advantage of this article if you'd like to find additional information.

Nature Preserves and Hiking

Do you hope to enjoy more of your vacation out in the fresh air? You might be pleased to know the island has a popular nature preserve nearby.

Moriah Harbour Cay is a nature preserve located on Great Exuma, Southeast of Stocking Island. Moriah Harbour Cay serves as a great spot to learn about one of the Bahamas varied eco systems, the coastal zone.

Nature Preserves and Hiking Near Stocking Island
Name Type Location Island
Moriah Harbour Cay Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.2 mi. Southeast of Central Stocking Island Great Exuma

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