John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

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John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, named for John D.


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Jun 30, 2023
This park is a great escape from the “city” We rented kayaks for half the day and paddles around to Munyon island, we enjoyed the almost empty beaches for hours! Take a few minutes and check out the … Full review by Jessica M
Jun 4, 2023
Visited the Nature center and met Dawn, a volunteer at the Center. She was knowledgeable, engaging, and genuinely happy to have opportunity to share her knowledge. Learned more about the eco syst… Full review by bobroman
Apr 20, 2023
We went to this beach state park on our way back to the low-country. This is a very cool beach park that has multiple walkways, picnic areas, parking, restrooms, and a very secluded beach!! It’s onl… Full review by Yehbut
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Questions & answers

Is this suitable for toddlers. We will be travelling with 3 so one double & one single buggy/Pram. Don’t mind walk trails etc
I think it will be fine it’s quite level
Where is beginning bodysurfing good in February? we are thinking about a trip, Tahiti, Bali? Java?
Sorry not my area of expertise.
How good are the body surfing waves in late February ? Thanks!
The water is seldom calm in winter months. Always at least “breezy “. You will like it.
Can you paddle out to peanut island from here? How long would it take?
I think it's too far for most paddlers.
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