The public beaches located at Folly City, in the Charleston area, are a great way to spend a summer afternoon, taste some of the most delicious local cuisines, or play a game of fetch with your four-legged companion.
Folly City Beaches offer residents and visitors a perfect retreat on a charming island town, no matter the season. From kayaking around Folly Beach and James Island to paddle boarding, fishing, swimming, surfing or picnicking at individual pavilions on-site, Folly Beach offers an unlimited source of the sun, adventure and good times.
Dogs are allowed on the premises any time from October 1 to April 30, although they do need to be on a leash, regardless of the time of year. From May 1st to September 30, dogs cant enter the beach at certain hours. Therefore, it’s best to leave your dog at home if you’re planning to head out in the sun during this timeframe. The crowded beaches and scorching sun may hurt your dog, so make the most of your time together in the off-season.
Whether it’s running, walking, playing or swimming, there are plenty of fun activities for him to enjoy while on the beach. The facilities you can take advantage of include restrooms, showers, parking, tables, grills, shelters, changing area as well as restaurants and shops located nearby.
Owners need to be considerate about picking up after their pets and properly disposing of the waste using pet waste bags found at beach access points. It’s also essential to know dogs are never allowed on the pier and that they need to be under the full control of their handlers, at all times.
Join the pet-friendly community of Folly City Beaches and enjoy an exciting day of fun-filled activities alongside your furry best friend.