Hunting Island State Park
2555 Sea Island PKWY | Hunting Island, SC 29920 | Phone: 843-838-2011 | Fax: 843-838-4263 | huntingisland@scprt.com

Programs & Events

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Fish Printing

  • October 2, 2014 - October 23, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Create a one-of-a-kind souvenir of your visit to Hunting Island State Park as you carry on the ancient Japanese art of Gyotaku, or fish printing. Nature has given many fish...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Secrets of the Salt Marsh

  • October 6, 2014 - October 27, 2014, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Monday
Free with Park Passport Plus Pluff mud, eww! Maybe so, but the salt marsh is a key element to the coastal environment. Join us for a closer look at one of the most productive...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Civilian Conservation Corps

  • October 2, 2014 - October 30, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday, Thursday
The Civilian Conservation Corps VideoStep back into the 1930s to learn how the CCC was formed and why. Eight hundred National and State Parks were built by the CCC, including...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Beach Explorations!

  • October 7, 2014 - October 28, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Free with Park Passport Plus When you stroll along the beach, do you think you are alone? Surprise! You are surrounded by life. Find out by what as we walk along the beach investigating...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Carolina Explorers

  • October 22, 2014 - October 26, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Sunday, Wednesday
  • October 24, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Day
Free with Park Passport Plus This series of programs is designed just for kids. Enjoy nature-themed arts and crafts while learning a about Hunting Island.

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Salt Marsh Kayaking

  • October 22, 2014, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Day
  • October 29, 2014, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Every Day
Become one with the water during this excursion into the tidal creeks of a salt marsh behind Hunting Island. No experience is required. Children 6-12 must be in a tandem...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Reptiles of the Lowcountry

  • October 1, 2014 - October 22, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Free with Park Passport Plus Reds, greens, yellows, oranges...these are just some of the colors that you will find on our native reptiles. These secretive animals are sometimes less than appreciated, but reptiles often...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

A Walk in the Woods

  • October 1, 2014 - October 29, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Free with Park Passport Plus Join a Naturalist for a hike through the maritime forest. View ancient dunes, learn about the edible plants of the island and see some of the creatures that call...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Bike with a Ranger

  • October 9, 2014 - October 23, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Every 2 Weeks on Thursday
Do you have a bicycle and want to explore the beautiful Maritime Forest of Hunting Island? Hop on your bike and go for a relaxing bike ride with a park...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Birds, Birds and More Birds!

  • October 2, 2014 - October 30, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Join a naturalist for an enlightening look at some of our feathered friends. During our walk, we will "scope" out serveral habitats - beach, salt marsh, sand dune, shoreline and...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park
At Nearby Parks...

If you're interested, click here to see Programs and Events at other state parks within approx. 30 square miles of Hunting Island State Park between 10/20/2014 and 1/18/2015.