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Aerial view of St. George Island Lighthouse and town.  Photo by Michael Yelvington of FOMO Photography.

About St. George Island

Welcome to St. George Island

St. George Island is the shimmering crown jewel of Florida’s Forgotten Coast. Offering 25+ miles of unobstructed, breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico, award-winning, uncrowded pristine beaches, and a distinctive family-friendly, laid-pack vibe, St. George Island has become a favorite beach vacation destination.  Rated one of the top 10 beaches in the United States year after year, we are proud of our unique little slice of paradise. St. George Island provides the total beach vacation experience: the perfect backdrop to spend quality time with family and friends, beachside relaxation, outdoor adventure, unique local attractions and cultural events – from the St. George Lighthouse Museum to the Annual Chili Cookoff – St. George Island awaits! Just a half an hour away by car, historic and charming Apalachicola offers amazing culinary options, upscale shopping, art galleries, nightlife and entertainment, and an opportunity to step back into time and discover its unique history and culture! 

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Michael Yelvington of Fomo Photography has 30 years of experience, is a former cruise director and father of 4 girls. He is known for his vivid style and natural light “Lifestyle Sessions” for families of all sizes on the St. George Island beaches. Check out his galleries at and our thanks for the beautiful landscapes that you see on our site!

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