Are there alligators in Folly Beach?
Folly Beach alligator euthanized for poor health after days in salt water, DNR says. CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — Beachgoers on the Edge of America were on edge the last several days week, as an alligator was spotted swimming in the ocean off Folly Beach. … McBride says it’s not uncommon to see alligators in salt water.
Is Folly Beach or Hilton Head better?
If you want big lines for everything and lots of traffic, go to HHI. If you want much easier beach access, the ability to walk/golf cart anywhere, good local restaurants and bars, a reasonable crowd, go to Folly.
What is the water temperature at Folly Beach?
Today’s Folly Beach sea temperature is 78 °F.
What are the waves like at Folly?
Minimal (ankle high or less) surf. Clean in the morning with NW winds less than 5mph. Sideshore texture/chop conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting ENE 5-10… The longest operating call-in Surf Report (843-588-2261) in South Carolina is right here.
How much is parking at Folly Beach?
Parking on Folly
There is public parking in the lots at the beach access points in most city blocks. Parking in these lots costs $7 per day, which can be paid in the designated box. If you’re headed to the Washout, look for parking meters along the beach side of the street.
Is there any good surfing in South Carolina?
Totally! Of all the great beaches in SC, none is better for surfing than Folly Beach, a natural barrier island just eight miles from Charleston. It lays claim to some of the biggest and most bodacious swells on the East Coast.