Practically every Visitor to Hilton Head Island takes part in some sort of water activity while on the Island. With over 12 miles of pristine Atlantic Ocean Beach, and numerous bays, creeks, rivers and sounds, there are things to do for every member of the family. There are enough water actvities offered here to keep you skin wrinkled like a prune year-round.
Join us on one of our family-friendly boat tours: The award-winning Mermaid Encounter Tour, Dolphin Experience Tour, Sunset Dolphin Cruise, or in November and December, our Elf Expedition Tour. You can also become a Mermaid with our Turn Into a Mermaid Experience & Photoshoot. Also be sure to check out our children's books and other retail at the Hilton Head Harbor Marina.
The 32-foot Stuart Angler “Boomerang” will put you on the bite in record time. Catch Spanish and King Mackerel, Redfish,Tarpon, Cobia, Shark and more. The Boomerang is conveniently located Palmetto Bay Marina on the south end of Hilton Head where there is plenty of parking and no gate fees.
Private sailing for up to 6 people! Offering the most luxurious private sailing yacht on the Island. Come and join us for a true sailing experience without the noise of the motor running. Daily 2.5-hour Sail Trips - Morning, Afternoon and Sunset Sails in Port Royal Sound (often the best sailing conditions on the island). We encourage you to be as involved in the sailing process as you would like, or kick back and enjoy the wildlife and dolphins and we will take care of all of the work.
Welcome to the #1 Parasail destination on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina! Fly the longest, highest flight in town aboard our 12 passenger USCG inspected parasail boat. Rent a new high-powered jet ski for an exhilarating 90-minute high-speed adventure, or rent a 20' to 25' powerboat with seating up to 13 people. Also try tubing, waterskiing, dolphin, or sunset cocktail cruises.
Sea Monkeys is the place to be when you want to have some Wave-runner fun! We offer 3 different riding areas to best accommodate you for weather, tides, and personal needs with each trip an hour and 15 minutes long.We are nicely tucked away in Skull Creek and merely a few minutes away from Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. This makes our little niche of paradise hard to beat anywhere else on the Island. Dolphin sightings are almost daily and the richness of our Low Country nature and wildlife is unbelievable! Get ready for a great time and even a little workout, but you won't regret it when you're done!
Island Head is Hilton Head Island’s premier water adventure company. We offer a wide variety of tours from parasailing, guided kayak tours, guided paddle board tours, private sunset cruises, and pontoon boat rentals. We also offer Daufuskie Dolphin and Cocktail Cruises as well as Daufuskie Island Round Trip Ferries. Island Head has two locations to better serve you; located at Hilton Head Harbor and Broad Creek Marina. Come make memories with Island Head!
Captain Miles Altman is your go-to fishing expert, known all the way down the east coast into Florida waters. With over four decades of experience in fishing deep water Atlantic charters, shark fishing, and a renowned seafood restaurant owner, Capt. Miles will take you through the steps from hooking them, reeling them in, cleaning, and cooking. Nothing is overlooked and he’s happy to answer any questions you may have regarding your Hilton Head charter fishing trip. You will find that the professional staff will treat you like family and you are sure to become another of the regular customers who, year after year, come back for a thrilling adventure, or a relaxing day on the water.
Our boats are unique watercrafts known for being compact yet speedy, perfect for racing down rivers and cruising creeks. The trips cover about 25 miles around Hilton Head Island, Bluffton and Daufuskie Island. They include a few scheduled stops to take photos, see dolphins and other wildlife. Each boat is equipped with a small cooler with ice and water for guests, who are welcome to bring their own snacks and drinks for the exploration.
The Tammy Jane offers the most unique Lowcountry experience Hilton Head has to offer! We invite you to learn about our Healthy salt marsh environment, and introduce you to some of the sea creatures we’ll pull up during our trawl. You will learn about the life of our local shrimpers, and understand what it takes to bring wild caught shrimp to your tables.
For the most comfortable fishing experience with abundant shade and a full restroom onboard, book a fishing charter on the Gullah Gal or True Grits for a half to full-day multigenerational family-friendly experience for up to 6 people. For an intimate, adventurous experience, book a 4-8 hr fishing charter on Gale Force and Gale Warning. Gale Force offers both nearshore and offshore for up to 6 people and Gale Warning offers inshore and nearshore for up to 4 people. Book online.
Now this is sailing! Only on Hilton Head and only in Harbour Town can you sail aboard a real America’s Cup, 12-meter Stars & Stripes. Participate as a crew member or just sit back and enjoy the sail. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity to sail aboard a piece of American Sailing History!
Captain Sonny has provided dolphin & nature tours since 1985. Our USCG captains are knowledgeable about the area and the wildlife you will see along the trip. We create a family-friendly atmosphere for everyone from 0-101! See our website for the schedule. Prices, 12 & up-$23, 2-11-$12, under 2 are free.
Everything needed for fishing is provided on this 60' party fishing boat - including rod, reel, bait, fishing license and instruction. The finest in electronics for safety, navigation and fish finding have been installed to make your trips pleasant and safe.
Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina is situated in the middle of Hilton Head Island across from Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort, offering all kinds of water sports and activities, from inshore and offshore fishing charters to sport crabbing, sailing and dolphin tours, sightseeing and nature excursions. Shelter Cove Marina is your #1 destination for Hilton Head Island water adventures. Call 888-322-9091 or visit www.sheltercovehiltonhead.com.