WHY ARE PALMETTO TREES ON THE BIKE PATHS?

Here's something educational to do while out and about in this beautiful autumn weather we are having:  When you are biking along the island's more than 60 miles of pathways and you come across one of the Hilton Head Island Culture Palmetto Trees, look it up!  You will learn about the history of or the public … Continue reading WHY ARE PALMETTO TREES ON THE BIKE PATHS?

Historic Bike Tours

Enjoy a beautiful natural setting while learning about the rich history within the island. It is one of everyone’s favorite activities to do while visiting HHI but here it is with a twist. With more than 60 miles of multi-use trails connecting you to every point of the island, including the beach. Be able to … Continue reading Historic Bike Tours

Visit the Stoney-Baynard Ruins in Sea Pines

Take a step back in time as you walk where owners, slaves, and Confederate and Union troops walked centuries ago. The  Stoney-Baynard Ruins tells a colorful legend of two of Hilton Head’s founding families: the Stoney and Baynard families. This landmark is currently on the National Register of Historic Sites and can be found within … Continue reading Visit the Stoney-Baynard Ruins in Sea Pines

Learn about the Historic Sites of Hilton Head!

The Heritage Library will present a special talk and PowerPoint presentation about Hilton Head Island's storied past and historic sites to acquaint visitors with our history.  There is a map that is given out that you can then use for your own self-guided tour of the sites and you are encouraged to explore them on their … Continue reading Learn about the Historic Sites of Hilton Head!