Folly Beach Public Beach, Folly Beach
(4.2/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web)
Known as the Edge of America, Folly Beach Public Beach offers outdoor activities, tasty cuisine, and a relaxed atmosphere. Come to this barrier island community nestled between Folly River and the Atlantic Ocean for fishing, kayaking, surfing, and parasailing. Have a picnic, go for a casual walk, ride a bike. You can even play golf on the 18-hole course atop the spot where the Battle of Stono Ferry took place in 1779. Anglers can take their pick of surf, river, pier, and deep-sea fishing. Check in with the charter companies if you're interested in fishing or sightseeing tours. Check online for schedules of the cultural events and live performances. Plan to visit Folly Beach Public Beach and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Folly Beach attractions using our Folly Beach itinerary planner.
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  • The beach is a great walking beach, but it has few shells and is now very rough in texture due to the hurricane and the excavation work 
  • This is a pretty, uncrowded beach- loads of shells, great for long walks in the sun. Even in 58 degree weather there were swimmers! Clean, quiet and beautiful. Lots of parking along the beach (but it ...  more »
  • Im so glad we chose to go to this beach. We went during spring break expecting it to be ridiculously crowded, bit we were pleasantly surprised that it wasn't!! So beautiful and clean. Take the time to...  more »