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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  • Huge Beach Parking at Pier Lots of nicnac shops and not a far walk to the beach Had a great time taking pics and walking the huge amazing pier Love the ocean and playing in the water especially making...  more »
  • I have been coming to Folly my whole life. It is a great place to spend the day, hanging under the prior or walking in the surf and looking for treasures. There is a good variety of different types of...  more »
  • Coming from the desert to see a beach and some water is always a must. Liked this beach a lot because it was nearly empty. Pretty clean too. For those of you who like to look at shells there was lots ...  more »