Folly Beach Public Beach, Folly Beach

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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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  • August 14, 2017
    Love the cute town of Folly Beach. I'm a gulf coast fan but the sweetness of Folly made me drive the three hours from Spartanburg for a day trip with my boys!! Sand is definitely not white and was hot...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    Very nice clean beach, nice people, due to the swell only conditionally suitable for small children!
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  • August 10, 2017
    Watching the birds & dolphins were a nice bonus to the obvious reasons you'd visit the beach. Very clean & much nicer than myrtle.  more »

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