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All reviews worth the climb hunting island per person light house state park easy climb afraid of heights spiral staircase gift shop beautiful view from the top catch your breath small fee south carolina per adult worth the trip admission fee interesting history
We drove from Beaufort - it's only about half an hour. The history of the lighthouse was documented well by the historical markers in the park. We walked up to the top, and enjoyed the level-by-level explanations that occurred on each landing. Very enjoyable experience,...More
Hunting Island is a great place to see palm trees and live oaks meet the sea. Climb the lighthouse and read the plaques around the grounds. A great place to bring a picnic lunch and hunt for seashells.
We went to the lighthouse after a day in Beaufort, hoping for a "drive-by" view. Wrong. We could not see the lighthouse from the road or the gate of the state park.
It was also raining. There were 6 of us in the car and...More
Well documented with remains of original home laid. Beach is beautiful and pet friendly. Plenty of parking but not sure this holds for summer months, Getting a SC State Parks pass for seniors is the way to go!
The nominal fee to enter the park and the $2 charge to climb the lighthouse are well worth it for the beauty of the view from the top. The displays inside and out about the history of the spot are well-done and kept simple. The...More
Excellent lighthouse. A wealth of information on the tour. This has 167 steps, with plenty of landings to take a rest, if you need to. There is an information placard on each landing, so you can stop and read about the lighthouse at each one....More