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. Arrange to visit Sea Pines Forest Preserve and other attractions in Hilton Head using our Hilton Head trip planner .
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  • Last year most of the trails were closed after Matthew. I was told that they were all open again but I guess the edge of Maria caused some already unstable tree limbs to crack. For safety the Boggy Gu...  more »
  • Great way to get out and enjoy nature. Well done. Trails are well marked. Lots of flora and fauna. We saw herons both great white and blue. We even saw a gator at lake mary.  more »
  • This is a beautiful area and so peaceful. We love Sea Pines and they have shops and lighthouse and huge marina and resturants.  more »

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A favorite East Coast beach destination, Hilton Head caters to a range of visitors, with budget options as well as world-class luxury hotels. Accommodations here are priciest in the summer months, during the high season. Among upscale options, choose from high-end resorts, hotels of all sizes, and gorgeous villas along the water. There are also a number of charming cottages and short-term rental apartments for those who prefer more private lodging. Shoestring travelers will find a few more affordable hotels here, or you can stay in nearby Bluffton to save cash if you don't mind the commute.
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