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What else to do in Hilton Head

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What else to do in Hilton Head

We are going to spend a week in Hilton Head in June. We have been there before but with young children. Now we are going as two adults. Besides beach, bikes, tennis and eating what other activities would you recommend? We are pretty active people and like to explore. I know Savannah is close enough for a day trip but we have been there before. Are there any other cities close enough to explore? Any hiking nearby? We are getting nervous about a full week of just sitting on the beach.

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1. Re: What else to do in Hilton Head

On the island, there's the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge.

For a day trip, Beaufort has a lot to see and do, including the Penn Center on St Helena Island and Hunting Island State Park as well as the Old Sheldon Church ruins.

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2. Re: What else to do in Hilton Head

Kayaking in the marsh?

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3. Re: What else to do in Hilton Head

Another idea is to hop the ferry and spend a day on Daufuskie Island.

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4. Re: What else to do in Hilton Head

Check out tours through the Coastal Discovery Museum.

www.coastaldiscovery.org

The sea turtle talks held in the evening are very fun (and sell out quickly so it's not too early to book) and the shrimp trawler on Tuesday mornings is also one of my favorites. There are many history tours, a salt marsh tour, a blue crab discovery tour- all the programs are awesome.

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That shrimp trawler trip looks like it could be fun/informative. Do you know if they're out on the water the entire 3 hours? Do they go in rough seas? Thanks.

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6. Re: What else to do in Hilton Head

Thanks,

These do sound like fun. Do you know where we register? Can we do that before we go?

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7. Re: What else to do in Hilton Head

We have an Equity theatre on the island. You might want to see a show at the Arts

Center. They usually end the season in June with a musical.

Stan (hhiguy)

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