Wilderness Southeast Tours Frequently Asked Questions
Where does WiSE provide Wilderness Ecotours?
WiSE nature tours and field trips are operated in coastal Georgia and South Carolina, primarily near Savannah, GA. We find the best and most natural sites available to explore natural ecosystems in action. Sites include Savannah, Wassaw, Harris Neck, and Blackbeard National Wildlife Refuges, Tybee Island, Skidaway Island, Ft. MacAllister State Park, the Savannah River, Ebenezer Creek, and more.
When do WiSE Nature Tours run?
Whenever you want to explore, as long as we can make appropriate arrangements. At least one week notice is preferred for individuals/families, and required for groups of seven or more. But, if you make a last minute decision to go exploring, we will make every effort to accommodate your request. Or you might join a Scheduled Walk On the Wild Side.
Can I explore more than one habitat?
Yes! WiSE explorations may be combined as modular units. Some suggestions for combinations are listed with individual exploration descriptions. Nature Tours. Others are possible. Just ask. Tour Planner >>
Where do the programs start?
Your exploration will start at the site you choose. You will be provided with detailed directions to the site, where your naturalist guide will meet you. If you need transportation for your group, we may be able to help you with that.
How many people will be exploring with me?
Custom, personalized programs, Nature Tours, where you will have the undivided attention of your guide, will be operated just for your group, whether 2 or 35 people. Concurrent sessions may be possible for larger groups. Scheduled Walks On the Wild Side have a minimum of 4-5, maximum of 12-20, depending on the program.
Is there a discount for larger groups?
Yes. Request our special rates for groups of seven or more on a custom program. Tell us the size and type of your group. Tour Planner >>
Why should we choose a WiSE Nature Tour?
You'll have fun while you see more and learn more. Wilderness Southeast guides enjoy people, possess an unusual depth of knowledge, and relish sharing their knowledge with all ages and backgrounds. They all have a passion for the area you'll explore together. For an experience beyond the norm, ask Wilderness Southeast to customize your natural experience. Tour Planner >>