With 1 mile of beach, a fishing pier, seven picnic shelters, two nature trails and more, Myrtle Beach State Park is perfect for a family outing. Go shelling on the beach, or take a walk along the Sculptured Oak Nature Trail. Learn more about the park’s surroundings and inhabitants at the nature center, or set out on a self-led scavenger hunt. The park also hosts regular events and programs, so check the website for a current schedule to find something the entire family will enjoy.
Open daily 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. in March through November; open daily 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. in December through February.
$5 for adults, $3 for children ages 6 to 15, free for children 5 and younger.