11 Jan 2023
Visiting the beach this winter? You choose wisely. Winter makes a wonderful time for a beach getaway, with mild weather, secluded beaches, and your choice of tables at your favorite coastal restaurants.
Eat Some Oysters
Ride a Bike
Bicycles are a great way to get around the Isle of Palms for transportation or recreation. Isle of Palms is only about five square miles, so it’s easy to get to stores, restaurants, and your on two wheels. You can even ride on the beach. Rent a bike and accessories from . There are several bike paths, including an approximately nine-mile route from Isle of Palms to Sullivan’s Island.
Walk the Beach
Devour Local Seafood
combines a casual restaurant that mixes traditional coastal cuisine with classic fare. Acme prepares breakfast, lunch, and dinner using fresh local ingredients and sustainable seafood. knocks it out of the park with its menu and jaw-dropping views.
Wild Dunes Resort and provide a challenging round of golf, with beautiful views and plenty of hazards. Spend quality time on the course and improve your game during your getaway. Winter offers perfect weather for golf.
Game, Set, Match
Wild Dunes Resort is home to a high-ranked tennis center that offers 12 clay courts, along with pickleball courts. Use your pay-to-play amenity and reserve a court. Again, our mild winter temps make the Isle of Palms great for getting outside and working on your serve.
Bring binoculars and a birding journal. Winter is mass migration time on the Carolina coast. Head to Isle of Palms County Park where you can spot species such as Lesser Scaup, White-winged Scoter, Red-breasted Merganser, Common Loons, Horned Grebes, Bonaparte’s Gull, and Palm Warblers.