Sea Pines Forest Preserve, Hilton Head

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#3 of 14 in Parks in Hilton Head
Enjoy the lush trees and water at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, a sacred site for Native American tribes. An ancient shell ring that is thought to have ceremonial significance is still visible on the site of a former Native American village. Stroll the boardwalks and bridges over wetlands. Take in Hilton Head from above at the observation decks. If you like to fish, drive Fish Island trail to the center of the preserve, where you'll find man-made lakes. Learn more about the preserve with the help of a guide on a bicycle or with a bird-watching tour. A vacation package that includes lodging and activities at a discount is available on the website. Plan to visit Sea Pines Forest Preserve during your Hilton Head vacation using our convenient Hilton Head trip itinerary builder.
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  • August 9, 2017
    There is so much to do on the reserve. There are bike trails, a harbor, a golf course, lighthouse, private beach access, and the clubhouse and it's beachfront restaurant. Entrance to the reserve is mo...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    Get away from crowds, noise,traffic and go for a walk in this beautiful area that is not well known but to a few folks(Residents know but visitors not) Walk and listen and look and you will be surpris...  more »
  • August 7, 2017
    Our family enjoyed walking on the trails here. There was a nice lake with some picnic tables and portable bathrooms. The raised walkways enabled us to experience the marshlands up close which we reall...  more »

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