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Address: 1775 Sea Island Parkway, St. Helena, Beaufort, SC SC 29920
Phone Number: 843/838-2011
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Description: Park that is a large secluded barrier island with a historic 1859...
Park that is a large secluded barrier island with a historic 1859 lighthouse as its centerpiece.
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Lighthouse was very cool!

The kids loved the lighthouse! We also loved the pier. The kids were able to see Dolphins right off the pier. A highlite of the trip for them. Worth a visit for sure

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Boone, North Carolina
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Boone, North Carolina
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

The kids loved the lighthouse! We also loved the pier. The kids were able to see Dolphins right off the pier. A highlite of the trip for them. Worth a visit for sure

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

This is a very pretty area about an hour or so from Hilton Head. Their website gives excellent and extensive information about visiting. The beach is nice although we were disappointed with the seashell hunting. A visit when the tide is receding may improve your chances of finding good shells and shark's teeth. Because it is a bit remote, the... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

What a neat place to visit! I could have stayed on the beach for hours just to pick up seashells. Was a hot day so being near the beach was a break from the heat.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Not to be missed. Love it. State Treasure. Beautiful. This glorious place is eroding away. Experience it before its gone.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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39 reviews
33 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

I knew Hunting Island State Park was about a 30 minute drive from our hotel, so we headed on over to the park this past weekend and this place is truly a beautiful and peaceful place to visit. This massive island and park is 5,000 acres and according to TripAdvisor, it has been ranked as one of the top beaches... More 

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Nashville
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

If you like natural beauty and un crowded beaches, this is for you! There were no radios playing, no loud obnoxious people, and no thongs or naked people! It's the perfect place for families or folks who enjoy a quiet and uncrowned, un commercialized beach experience.

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Brunswick, United States
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We really enjoyed the trip from some time on the beach, to Kayaking the lagoon (where they filmed part of GI Jane... years ago I was there and took some pictures during the filming but my film got confiscated) kayaking the marsh, bike riding the trails and beach, and visiting the nature center and the pier, and boardwalk into the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This is a very cool looking park. They have kept it very natural. The beach is clean, parking is close. There's a Lighthouse that you can visit and a souvenir shop. We went on a Sunday afternoon, the beach wasn't crowded.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A secluded beach surrounded by pine and palm trees. There is a small lighthouse near the beach. The sand is fine and white.

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Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I have visited many beaches along the South Carolina and Georgia coast but I had never experienced Hunting Island until this past weekend. What a lovely out of the way park and beach. My husband and I were able to park very close to the ocean and enjoyed an afternoon of exploring the lighthouse and pier. We came back the... More 

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Address: 1775 Sea Island Parkway, St. Helena, Beaufort, SC SC 29920
Phone Number: 843/838-2011
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort

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