Huntington Beach State Park, Murrells Inlet

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Must see · State Park · Nature / Park
Watch an alligator sunning itself, or use binoculars to view eagles in their natural habitat at Huntington Beach State Park. Thanks to the generosity of Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington, this beach was preserved in its natural state, with no hotels or bars. Visitors can boat, fish, hike, camp, or picnic. The house on site hosts a yearly arts and crafts festival. Make Huntington Beach State Park part of your personalized Murrells Inlet itinerary using our Murrells Inlet trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • This park packs a lot into a relatively small place and is a great place to take young kids and introduce them to bird watching. Besides the easy access to the beach, there is a beautiful new nature....  more »
  • Beautiful state park to visit for the day or an overnight. We didn't make it to the castle, but our kids enjoyed the playground and the beach had nice soft, white sand. It was a bit windy in March to....  more »
  • This was not the original destination for our trip. Hurricane Dorian caused enough damage on Hunting Island that it was not going to be open during the time of our reservation. We were able to get a spot at Huntington Beach SP for that period and had the best time. The park is very well maintained, the campsites are level and shaded, and the beach was fantastic. Definitely on our list for a repeat visit.
  • My favorite place to camp! Take you bicycles because there are plenty of places to ride! The beach is pristine and is never overcrowded. The north campground is my favorite- it's got large level campsites and clean bath houses. There are some sites with full hookup, but not many. The south campground has all the amenities with full hook up and paved sites, but the campsites are super close together.

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