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The Best Hiking in Saint Helena Island

Looking for the best hiking in Saint Helena Island? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Saint Helena Island. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Saint Helena Island

  • Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

    Camp at the Boneyard Beaches of Hunting Island State Park

    5.0
    3 mi
    There are a few different access trails throughout the park and all are equally impressive with scenery and ease of hike but starting from the Hunting Island Campground take the beach access near the campground store and you have miles of boneyard beaches, dunes and groves of palmetto trees litte...
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  • Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

    Hunting Island Loop

    9.21 mi / 338 ft gain
    Hunting Island Loop is a loop trail where you may see local wildlife located near Saint Helena Island, South Carolina.
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  • Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

    Lighthouse Nature Trail

    0.73 mi / 39 ft gain
    Lighthouse Nature Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Saint Helena Island, South Carolina.
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  • Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

    Diamondback Rattlesnake Trail

    5.11 mi / 79 ft gain
    Diamondback Rattlesnake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Saint Helena Island, South Carolina.
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  • Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

    Nature Scenic Trail

    0.98 mi / 92 ft gain
    Nature Scenic Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Saint Helena Island, South Carolina.
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  • Edisto Island, South Carolina

    Edisto Beach State Park Trail

    4.34 mi / 167 ft gain
    Edisto Beach State Park Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Edisto Island, South Carolina.
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  • Edisto Island, South Carolina

    Camping at Edisto Beach State Park

    0.5 mi / 0 ft gain
    Edisto Beach State Park is located on the coast of South Carolina. There are two campgrounds at this state park, one of which fronts the Atlantic Ocean and the other which is more inland. (If you want shade, book a campsite inland under the canopy of live oaks. If you want full sun, book a site a...
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  • Edisto Island, South Carolina

    Spanish Mount Nature Trail

    3.62 mi / 180 ft gain
    Spanish Mount Nature Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Edisto Island, South Carolina.
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  • Port Royal, South Carolina

    Spanish Moss Trail

    18.06 mi / 269 ft gain
    Spanish Moss Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Port Royal, South Carolina.
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  • Edisto Island, South Carolina

    Explore Botany Bay

    5.0
    0.5 mi
    Located approximately 45 miles south of historic Charleston, SC, this 4,600-acre Plantation Heritage Preserve is on Edisto Island. Already when approaching the Botany Bay Plantation, you are astonished by the magnificent avenue of oaks which prompts many visitors to pull over and take a photo. Co...
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  • Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

    Jarvis Creek Trail

    0.85 mi / 69 ft gain
    Jarvis Creek Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
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  • Hollywood, South Carolina

    Grove Plantation, ACE Basin National Wildlife Refuge

    3.04 mi / 46 ft gain
    Grove Plantation, ACE Basin National Wildlife Refuge is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Hollywood, South Carolina.
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  • Bluffton, South Carolina

    Ibis Pond Loop

    1.91 mi / 62 ft gain
    Ibis Pond Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Pickney Island, South Carolina.
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  • Bluffton, South Carolina

    Walk the Nature Trail at the Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge

    4.0
    7.8 mi
    This trail is located on the Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge. The trail is very well marked and well maintained so it's easy to access. But, it also runs right along several marshes and swamps so the wildlife is incredible. While walking near Ibis Pond you'll see several types of birds. When you ...
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  • Hollywood, South Carolina

    Meggett County Park Red Trail

    5.02 mi / 171 ft gain
    Meggett County Park Red Trail is a loop trail where you may see local wildlife located near Hollywood, South Carolina.
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  • Round O, South Carolina

    Edisto Nature Trail

    0.77 mi / 43 ft gain
    Edisto Nature Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Round O, South Carolina.
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