Public Boat Landings on Hilton Head and Vicinity


Bluffton Oyster Factory Park boat ramp.

Alljoy Boat Landing: 265 Alljoy Rd., Bluffton

• Access to May River and Calibogue Sound

• Long fetch; Water can be rough

• Drop off at Low Tide

• Heavily used; Very limited parking (Approximately 20 spaces)

Bluffton Oyster Factory Park: 75 Wharf St., Bluffton

• Access to May River

• Ramp only; No courtesy dock

• 20 Parking spaces

Buckingham Boat Landing: 55 Fording Island Rd. Extension, Bluffton

• Access to MacKay Creek and Calibogue Sound

• Very limited parking (4-6 spaces max.)

• Must know the Channel

C.C. Haigh Jr. Boat Landing: 1640 Fording Island Rd. Extension, Bluffton

• Located off US 278 on Pinckney Island

• Access to MacKay and Skull Creeks

• Approximately 90 parking spaces

• New ramp and courtesy dock

• Co-located with fixed pier

Cross Island Boat Landing: 68 Helmsman Way, Hilton Head Island

• 45 Parking spaces  

• Access to Broad Creek and Calibogue Sound

• Courtesy dock

Daufuskie Island Boat Landing: 13 Haig Point Rd., Daufuskie Island

• Courtesy dock

• 10 Parking spaces; Single lane ramp

• Co-located with fixed pier

Marshland Boat Landing: 97 Marshland Rd., Hilton Head Island

• Approximately 20 parking spaces

Small Boats, Kayaks and Canoes only (gravel landing)

• Access to headwaters of Broad Creek (no wake zones)

• Very shallow water

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