I'm planning to take my son camping on one of the beaches around Savannah/Tybee. I don't live in the area so I'm trying to pick out a spot via maps and secondhand information and could really use info.
Here are some of the deciding factors:
1. I'm trying to stay out of any questionable open water crossings considering my passenger and our boat (Folbot Greenland II). I'm primarily looking at inland channels and coming up the backside to beaches.
2. Distance-looking to keep it around 7-12 miles each way.
3. Good primitive campsite. Preferably on a sandy beach. I'm really hoping to show my son the beauty of this environment through a kayak. So I'm thinking good insider knowledge would be helpful.
Any suggestions are appreciated.
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Little Tybee Island |
Posted by: lyngo on Nov-30-13 8:43 AM (EST)
Little Tybee is possible, I haven't camped there. I'd ask Marsha or Ron at Sea Kayak Georgia. Lyn
Yes, there's just one exposed inlet to |
Posted by: ezwater on Dec-04-13 11:52 PM (EST)
cross to get to Little Tybee. But you should check to see what camping rules pertain.
Posted by: blitzemall on Dec-05-13 8:47 AM (EST)
I think I'll start at the Wilmington river and come around the back side of Little Tybee. I may be able to take some marsh channels along the way. Looks like it will be beach camping, but not sure yet if I'll need a permit.
Edisto beach camping|
Posted by: datakoll on Apr-08-14 8:13 PM (EST)
Edisto Beach State Park boasts a long undeveloped beach north of the campground with paddling water back there. View with Google Earth.