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. A visit to Folly Beach Public Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Folly Beach visit planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We love folly! Family friendly but still fun for singled and 20 something's like me! Lots of bars and restaurants near by, I recommend st.James gate or a trip to surf bar before/after a trip to the be...  more »
  • Came here for the first time, usually spend time in myrtle beach, though this place seemed wonderful, hung out with the locals, great beach for running or yoga. Patrolmen around , so do NOT drink on t...  more »
  • Tons of big waves, and pet friendly but must be leashed and only allowed before 10am and after 6 pm May-early September, but any time after that window. Lovely!  more »

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