LET’S LEARN ABOUT LOWCOUNTRY OWLS

Have you scheduled your off-season vacation with us yet?  If not, now is the time!  There are so many amazing activities happening on the island. On December 12th at 2pm, the Coastal Discovery Museum will host Nancy Owen for a program featuring live owls.  The program will cover the natural history of owls in general … Continue reading LET’S LEARN ABOUT LOWCOUNTRY OWLS

FUN FACTS ABOUT PALMETTO DUNES’ LAGOONS

In the 1970s, Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort was searching for a solution to two problems:  shallow waterways and a rapidly eroding beachfront.  At high tide, the 3-mile long beach would almost disappear.  At low tide, the 150-foot wide beach was too wet to enjoy. Enter Dr. Per Bruun, a Danish engineer and world-renowned pioneer in … Continue reading FUN FACTS ABOUT PALMETTO DUNES’ LAGOONS

WE’RE BATTY FOR HALLOWEEN

On Wednesday, October 31 (Halloween Day) at 3:00 pm, take the family and head over to the Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, to learn all about everyone's favorite flying mammals, LOWCOUNTRY BATS!  Bats are one of the Earth’s most maligned creatures, partly because of myths, the media, and lack of knowledge. This program will … Continue reading WE’RE BATTY FOR HALLOWEEN

Historic Bike Tours

Take a historic bike tour on the Island.  Discovering sites such as fishing and farming life after the Civil War, old plantations, a historic African-American church and the Tabby Ruins.  As you pedal your way down Squire Pope Rd, don’t forget to stop at the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island.  Bring your beverages, snack, … Continue reading Historic Bike Tours

Take A Walk On The Wild Side

Have you ventured on Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge to catch a glimpse of some of the island's longtime residents in their natural habitat?  The 4053 acres has 14 miles of hiking and biking trails where you can enjoy the sites of natural wildlife.   head to the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. The land comprises … Continue reading Take A Walk On The Wild Side

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