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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  • Beautiful and laid back beach. It was so amazing to see a family of dolphins hanging around the pier. Do not miss the sunset colors at the Pier.  more »
  • This was our fifth or more visit to my once favorite beach. It was sooooo crowded compared to the other times we visited Folly. Under the once quiet pier were many hammocks obstructing the view and my...  more »
  • While you are't getting white sands and clear waters it was a beautiful beach with a very layed back atmosphere. The folly vibe is just great  more »