Twenty-five feet below the surface, a marauding school of bull reds swept the sandy bottom out away from Hilton Head’s beautiful beaches in search of prey. Honing in on the smell of fresh-cut mullet, a large bull inhaled the chunk, and upon feeling the bite of the 8/0 circle hook, put its broad shoulders and… Read More…
Family Fun in Hilton Head, SC
From Shelter Cove Harbour, directly across from Palmetto Dunes Resort, Adventure Cruises presents Dolphin Watch Nature Cruises on board the excursion vessel E/V Holiday. Convenient mid-island location just 10 minutes from anywhere. No gate fee, stay all day. Call for schedule and reservations.
Dolphins guaranteed! Come aboard the Gypsy for a relaxing, narrated tour on Calibogue Sound. We guarantee that dolphins will be seen on this trip. Learn more about these friendly creatures and the behavior patterns that are unique to the dolphins of this area. You’ll be able to sit in comfort and enjoy a cold drink… Read More…
Sea Monkeys is the place to be when you want to have some Wave-runner fun! We offer 3 different riding areas to best accommodate you for weather, tides, and personal needs with each trip an hour and 15 minutes long.We are nicely tucked away in Skull Creek and merely a few minutes away from Pinckney Island… Read More…
Cheers is owner-operated, and the crew and staff are trained and experienced; their highest priority is your satisfaction! Join us for a morning or afternoon cruise, or celebrate the end of a beautiful day by toasting the sunset aboard the beautiful 45’ Morgan sloop Cheers.
Forest Beach Bikes is locally owned and operated by a native Hilton Head Islander. We rent only high quality 2012 bicycles and accessories. We provide free delivery/pick up, free baskets, and free locks. We are the island’s premier family bicycle rental company. Offering many seasonal and weekly specials!
Family fun FORE Everyone! Come enjoy the two 18 hole miniature golf courses surrounded by lagoons, lush Caribbean gardens echoing the sound of steel drum music, cool waters and rocky hills. Test your skills in the Island’s Largest Video Arcade as we offer games from the classics to the most interactive on the market. Collect… Read More…
The Coastal Discovery Museum offers programs, activities, and exhibits year-round to make learning about Hilton Head and other sea islands an enjoyable experience for island visitors and residents alike.
The Sandbox is a non-profit, hands-on interactive museum filled with unique entertaining, and educational play areas including a ship, international airport with a plane, Loggerhead Sandcastle, construction zone, bank, kitchen, arts and crafts and more.
From the helicopter you get a unique perspective and a whole new feel for the Lowcountry. You’ll see miles of beaches and meandering creeks teeming with wildlife. Fly over the beautiful Harbour Town Marina and even the Lighthouse! Take in a multitude of islands and even see a Civil War Fort. This is great fun for all ages from… Read More…
Named the #1 Family Resort in the United States by Travel + Leisure Family, Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort offers the ultimate family-fun experience! Ride the waves and build sand castles on miles of SC beaches, play golf on three championship courses, volley up a great time at one of our 25 tennis courts, kayak, canoe,… Read More…
Guided trail rides through the scenic Sea Pines Forest Preserve for adults and kids 8 & older. Pony rides for children 7 & under. Visit goats, pigs, miniature donkeys, bunnies, and Callie the deer at our FREE small animal farm! 7 days a week. International Riding Academy and Wish Upon a Horse Therapeutic Riding Center.
Get behind a boat with Outside Hilton Head! 3, 4 and 5 hour custom private trips that are guaranteed to be a total blast! Your USCG licensed Captain will lead your group to our favorite calm water ski grounds. Once there you can choose to Water Ski, Wakeboard, Kneeboard or Tube. All equipment is on… Read More…
52 Gateway Circle | Hilton Head Island | 843-505-7182
232 South Sea Pines Drive | Hilton Head Island | 843-363-2900
The Old Casino Building (red brick) | St. Simons Island, GA | 800-933-2627
190 Greenwood Drive | Hilton Head Island | 843-671-2586
2 Hudson Road | Hilton Head Island | 843-671-1800
Dock C, Shelter Cove Harbour | Hilton Head Island | 843-785-4558
Hilton Head Island Family Fun
Hilton Head Island is the perfect place for things to do and have family fun! Spend the day at the beach or explore the island on a nature tour. Visit a museum or an animal farm with a petting zoo and pony rides. Enjoy the laughter at kid’s activities. Dolphin watch or go fishing, kayaking, biking, sailing, or simply lounge around a pool for relaxing quality time. Discover the ultimate family vacation on Hilton Head Island!
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By Jessie Renew, Outside Hilton Head While the weather is a little unpredictable in early spring, it is the best time of year to go kayaking in the Lowcountry. After years of kayaking around here, I’ve developed a few favorite paddles, several of which are in the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. Each of these… Read More…
Every spring, the Hilton Head Wine & Food Festival brings a weeklong celebration to the Island with an array of events to choose from—classes, cinema, tastings, dinners and more. The most prestigious of these? The Grand Tasting on March 11 in the Harbour Town Golf Links Clubhouse. This isn’t just any festival event; it’s the… Read More…
By Doug Weaver, Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort Jordan Spieth has won the hearts of many as he has conquered the golf industry. Spieth left college early after dominating NCAA Men’s Golf as a freshman at the University of Texas winning the Individual Championship. The next year, in 2013, he was PGA Rookie of the Year… Read More…
By Doug Weaver Playing golf isn’t just an enjoyable outdoor pastime, but a game that has proved to benefit players’ health. The International Council on Active Aging compared the mortality rate of Swedish Golf Federation members with the nationwide mortality rate. The study showed that golfers had a mortality rate 40 percent lower than nongolfers… Read More…