Island Alphabet: D

Discover more about Hilton Head Island with this daily list of animals, restaurants, and activities. Every week there will be a new list following the order of the alphabet. Dogs: Great news for all the dog lovers out there! Hilton Head Island is the perfect dog community for you and your whole family to enjoy. … Continue reading Island Alphabet: D

Family Fishing Tournament!

Join in a family friendly fishing tournament in the Sea Pines Forest Preserve to fish for bass, bream and catfish at Fish Island. Try to win a prize in one of the tournament categories and roast hot dogs and marshmallows around a fire. Reservations are required and may be made by calling  843.842.1979. $15/person including … Continue reading Family Fishing Tournament!

Go Fishing for Red Snapper-this weekend only!

South Carolina and three other states will end a moratorium on Red Snapper fishing that has been ongoing since 2010 in the hopes that recreational anglers will donate carcasses of the popular fish for a study.  One of the fish collection sites will be here on Hilton Head Island at the Skull Creek Boathouse.  There … Continue reading Go Fishing for Red Snapper-this weekend only!

Get Out on the Water as Captain of your Own Boat…for the day!

Want to see Hilton Head Island from a different angle?  If you are adventurous and feel the call of the wild, try renting a powerboat or pontoon and be your own captain for a day at sea. With miles of picturesque waterways the Island offers many different vistas from the water. Being out on the … Continue reading Get Out on the Water as Captain of your Own Boat…for the day!

Crabbing and Fishing Camp for Kids!

Next Tuesday, June 11th from 10:00 am-3:00 pm the Coastal Discovery Museum is holding a one day Coastal Crabbing and Fishing Camp for kids ages 7-11.  Campers will crab and fish of the docks at Honey Horn, practicing different techniques, including throwing a cast-net and dropping a crab line.  They will learn about the different fish, … Continue reading Crabbing and Fishing Camp for Kids!

Go on a Pinckney Island Water Excursion!

The Coastal Discovery Museum has announced a new cruise for the spring months.  The cruise will explore the waterways around the Pinckney Island Forest Preserve on board the Tammy Jane.  The 2 – 2 ½ hour educational cruise will circumnavigate the Pinckney Island (Skull Creek and Mackay Creek).  You will learn about the salt marsh, … Continue reading Go on a Pinckney Island Water Excursion!

Picnic & Play at Jarvis Creek Park

Hilton Head Island is all about being outside and what  better way to relax and let the kids run free than having a picnic.  Jarvis Creek Park is located on the North End of the Island, and is the perfect place for a picnic.  This town run park has playground equipment, BBQ grills, two pavilions, … Continue reading Picnic & Play at Jarvis Creek Park