The Almost Unknown Beach In South Carolina You Can Only Reach By Hiking This 7.8-Mile Trail

If you’ve ever driven out to Hilton Head Island, then you’ve passed the entrance to the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. This 4,053-acre oasis is located between Hilton Head and the mainland on an isolated island that includes an almost completely unknown beach in South Carolina. If you’ve ever wanted to have an entire beach (almost) to yourself, you’ll find it here.

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Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge is open daily from sunrise to sunset. Learn more about the refuge with a visit to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service website.

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Address: Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926, USA