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

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September Programs



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Nautical Flags - From Signals to Souvenir

  • September 6, 2014 - September 20, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every 2 Weeks on Saturday
  • September 27, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Every Day
Hunting Island has a rich nautical history. Light and paint helped the keepers warn sailors of nearby danger without ever talking to them. But how did sailors communicate to one...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Photography Nature Walks

  • September 20, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Every Day
Join photography experts as they lead you along nature trails teaching you tips and techniques regarding wildlife and nature photography. Learn how to better use your camera equipment, including your...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Fish Printing

  • September 15, 2014 - September 20, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Monday, Saturday
  • September 25, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Day
  • September 27, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Day
  • September 29, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Day
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

  • September 1, 2014 - September 29, 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

  • September 2, 2014 - September 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!

  • September 2, 2014 - September 30, 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

A Walk in the Woods

  • September 3, 2014 - September 24, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    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

Reptiles of the Lowcountry

  • September 3, 2014 - September 24, 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

Lagoon Kayaking

  • September 24, 2014, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Day
  • November 1, 2020, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Become one with the water during our paddling excursions in the lagoon. Kayaking is one of the best ways to see wildlife, especially the beautiful wading birds of South Carolina's...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Why Knot?

  • September 3, 2014 - September 24, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
We may not need to know as many knots as an old sailor, but some knots are useful to all of us. Join us for "Why Knot?" and learn how...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park
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