Type: Nature Trail
Length: 0.30 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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Location: At Hunting Island State Park near Beaufort, E end of US 21
States: South Carolina
Latitude: 32.35056 Longitude: -80.458861
From I-95 South, Take Hwy 278 Exit toward Hilton Head
* Exit to Beaufort at Hwy 170
* Take Rt 802 right after the Broad River
* Stay on 802 to Lady's Island
* Turn onto Rt 21 South & out to the Park
From I-95 North, Take Hwy 21 or Hwy 17 Exit to Beaufort
* Follow 21 through Beaufort onto Lady's Island & out to the Park
Located within one of the state's most popular parks, Hunting Island State Park near Beaufort, this quarter-mile boardwalk trail is an easy leg-stretcher into nearby estuarine islands and salt marshes. A naturalist at the park headquarters provides guided walks for visitors during the summer months. There are interpretative displays at two kiosks beside the boardwalk when a naturalist is not available. Fishermen and crabbers also use the trail for access to a salt creek where the trail ends.
Primary Surface: Boardwalk
Secondary Surface: Sand
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1977
Supporting Webpages and DocumentsWebsite: FRIENDS OF HUNTING ISLAND
For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.
South Carolina Division of Parks
1775 Sea Island Parkway
St. Helena Island , SC 29920
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