Spring into Adventure: Outdoor Activities in Isle of Palms

March 27, 2024

Welcome to spring in Isle of Palms, a time when nature awakens and beckons adventurers and leisure-seekers alike. Whatever your pace and style, this enchanting barrier island near Charleston, South Carolina, offers a wealth of outdoor activities to make your beach vacation unforgettable.

1. Hit the sand at Isle of Palms Beach.

    Let’s start with the basics. It’s right outside your front door, of course! Kick off your shoes and feel the soft white sand between your toes at Isle of Palms Beach. Stretching for miles, this beach is ideal for sunbathing, running, volleyball or simply enjoying a stroll along the shoreline. Looking for beach equipment? Deserving Vacations is proud to partner with Beach And Games To Go for all your beach and outdoor fun needs – beach bocce sets, cornhole, horseshoes, beach shades, chairs, umbrellas, towels, body boards and more. Don't forget to stay until dusk to witness one of the island's breathtaking sunsets.

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    2. Explore the waterways with a kayak and paddleboard.

      Coastal life is at its finest when floating atop the serene canals and waterways. Glide through the calm waters of the marshes and creeks, where you can spot local wildlife, including dolphins, pelicans and maybe even a sea turtle. Rental shops offer gear and guided tours for all skill levels.

      Let’s hit the waters! Discover kayaking and paddleboarding in and around Isle of Palms.

      3. Play a round of golf at Wild Dunes.

        Experience world-class golfing at Wild Dunes, with its Tom Fazio-designed courses. The Links Course and the Harbor Course offer challenging play among spectacular oceanfront and marsh views. Whether you’re a seasoned golfer or a beginner, these courses provide a memorable golfing experience.

        Is tee time calling? Visit www.charlestongolfguide.com/courses/19/wild_dunes_resort_links_course and prepare to hit the links.

        4. Take to the seas on a local fishing charter.

          Set sail on a fishing charter for a chance to reel in a big catch. Isle of Palms’ surrounding waters are teeming with unique catches that make for an exciting deep-sea fishing experience. Whether you’re an experienced angler or trying it for the first time, local charters provide all the equipment and expertise you need.

          Searching for the “big one?” Find the perfect fishing charters near Isle of Palms.

          5. Rent a vehicle and explore the area.

            With so much to see and do, you’ll need a way to get around. Cars are fine, but Isle of Palms offers a variety of classic coastal transportation options. Explore Isle of Palms’ scenic paths and beachfront with local bike rentals. Biking is a fantastic way to cover more ground and enjoy the island's natural beauty at your own pace. Many rental shops offer bikes suitable for sand, making them the perfect vehicle for local travel to and from your Isle of Palms beachfront property rental.

            Your chariot awaits! Locate a bike rental near your vacation destination.

            6. Hang ten or learn the basics with surf lessons.

              Catch a wave and experience the thrill of surfing on Isle of Palms. The island offers great spots for surfers of all levels, with local surf shops providing rentals and lessons. Whether you’re standing on a board for the first time or looking to improve your skills, the island’s surf community is welcoming and supportive.

              Ready to make waves? Click here to learn more about surfing lessons.

              Discover Your Next Great Escape at Isle of Palms

              Founded in 2009, Deserving Vacations property management has welcomed over 28,000 individual guest reservations across our diverse portfolio of properties and garnered thousands of 5-star reviews. Curious to learn more about Isle of Palms or have specific questions? Don't hesitate to reach out to us! You can contact Deserving Vacations at 843-906-1227, email us at nathan@deservingvacations.com, or use the convenient contact form located at the bottom of our website.