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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our guide Trip gave stopped along the way and gave us great information. We learned SO much and even saw dolphins. When we got to Morris island I was in awe of all the shells. I found an awesome conch shell. I would take this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank terrib666
Reviewed 1 week ago

As mentioned in other reviews, you can park and walk up a 1/4 mile stretch of pavement to the beach area. A word of warning, there is NO cover from the sun so, on a hot summer day, that short walk can be brutal for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank baze3026
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went in winter so the lighthouse was inaccessible by boat but it was still very nice! We walked down to the water's edge through the park and while a bit of a walk it was definitely worth it. The beach was quiet and offered...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank arianamitchell120
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

About 1/4 mile down paved road to the beach. Lighthouse is out in the water but easily seen. Nice beach as well. We were able to take some really good pictures of it. Worth the walk.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jen14641660
Reviewed 13 November 2018

The best way to see this lighthouse is to take the Eco-Cruise offered by Charleston Outdoor Adventures! It was a lot of fun and very educational!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank melissatipton0515
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Park the car and take the half mile hike to view the lighthouse. They are in the third stage (I believe) of preservation. I have been here several times and each time I marvel that this light is still standing.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed 1 November 2018

As a Charleston native I make this stop every trip home.. We bring friends and family often when we get over to Folly Beach and are near The Morris Island Lighthouse.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank AllysonNetFink
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Looks nice from a distance. Great photo opps from the beach, but you can't get to it without a boat. Even then, you can't go inside. The lighthouse is still being worked on in phases based on funding. The walk to the beach is neat...seeing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TravelSafeBrianM
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Morris Island Lighthouse was lovely to see standing tall from rhe shores of beautiful Folly Beach, SC. Just head into Folly Beach and turn left at the only red light. At the end of the road you can view the lighthouse by entering the Lighthouse...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DebbieBuchanan24
Reviewed 6 October 2018

If you want a great view of the Lighthouse, just drive to Folly Beach and turn left at the only red light and drive until it is a dead end! Then walk the sandy path to the end (yes, it's not a short walk) to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Stephanie H
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Response from Wendy K | Reviewed this property |
We used Charleston Outdoor Adventures for our trip to Morris Island. You would need to ask a tour company whether or not animals are allowed on their boats and/or the island!
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