Outside Hilton Head News




Send a Kid Kayaking

Outside Hilton Head is a huge fan of helping kids. In fact, our program, Kids in Kayaks has a simple goal: to get every middle school child in Beaufort County out kayaking. These programs are run several times a year and offer, in addition to kayaking, hands-on learning about the local culture and eco-system. The Outside Foundation provides scholarships for student's unable to afford the program, made possible through your donations!
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Autumn Fishing in the SC Lowcountry

If you’re a fan of fishing, you will be happy to know that autumn in the SC Lowcountry is a great time for it! With the cooler temperatures, on Hilton Head Island, we notice the birds migrating, the dying of the spartina grass above the water level to preserve its root system and the spawning of smaller fish that provides nourishment for larger ones preparing for the winter ahead.   Read More

Fall is the Perfect Time to Bike on Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island is known for its white sandy beaches, stunning displays of nature, and family friendly atmosphere. While none of these things are all that surprising, what you may not be aware of is that Hilton Head Island is also a renowned and thriving bicycle community.   Read More

Paddling Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge

If you enjoy seeing more wildlife than you previously thought imaginable, you should paddle around Pinckney Island. The National Wildlife Refuge has done exactly what it was meant to do, and fosters more sea birds, flora and fauna than anywhere else in the area.  Read More

​All About Beautiful Hilton Head Island

Located 95 miles south of historic Charleston, South Carolina and 45 minutes north of Savannah, Georgia, Hilton Head Island boasts being the second largest island off the Eastern Coast, with 12 miles of wide sandy beaches. Hilton Head Island is also proud of its reputation for being a popular family friendly vacation destination and the Island continues to be recognized each year as a top vacation hot spot by travel magazines and vacation experts.   Read More

It's Still Summertime on Hilton Head Island this Labor Day Weekend

Spend a great Labor Day Weekend on Hilton Head Island! There is still plenty of summer left on Hilton Head! Make plans now to include some fun in the sun on the water with Outside Hilton Head. Reserve an amazing private adventure for you and your family and enjoy the South Carolina Lowcountry as you can do only on the water! Outside Hilton Head will design a custom adventure that will guarantee an adventure of a lifetime this Labor Day weekend! Not sure what you want to do? Here are a few ideas to get you ready!  Read More

The Beautiful Lowcountry Spartina Grass Marshes

People look out over the abundant coastal salt marshes of the east coast and tend to think of it as an unchanging landscape of marsh cordgrass and not much else. Look a little closer.   Read More

Explore the Lowcountry by the Light of the Moon

Tidal creeks come alive with the sounds of the nocturnal animals that inhabit the salt marsh on this one of a kind kayak excursion. See Hilton Head’s natural waterways from a perspective that few get to experience – by the light of the full moon!  Read More

Keep the Broad Creek Clean Festival

Subaru of Hilton Head & The Outside Foundation have teamed up for an event that is fun and educational for the family! Come join us for a fun afternoon for families to enjoy outdoor activities at Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina and learn about the importance of keeping our local waterways clean.  Read More

Insider's Guide to an Outdoorsy Weekend in Hilton Head

As the sun climbs toward the horizon on the South Carolina shore, and its first bright rays stretch across the rolling ocean, a wonderful alchemy begins to takes place on Hilton Head Island. The cool, steel blues and grays of pre-dawn transform to the golden tones of early sunrise. The waves, like most things here, are gentler in these parts: coming in not so much with a crash, but more of a melodic whoosh.   Read More