Kid-Friendly Fun on Fripp Island

Fripp Island is a fantastic destination to spend time with the entire family year-round. Here, there’s something for visitors of all ages to enjoy no matter what their interests might be. The following are a few of the many kid-friendly activities to add to your itinerary to make the most of the fun!

Before you pack up the car for your Fripp Island family vacation, be sure to take a look at our free Vacation Guide to learn about the area’s best attractions and activities! 

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Enjoy Time on the Sand in Good Company

A highlight of a getaway to Fripp Island with the kids is always time well spent on the shoreline. Fripp Island is known and loved for its inviting beaches to explore and when you travel this way with the entire family in tow, you’ll have no less than 3.5 miles of shoreline along the Atlantic Ocean to check out. While younger kids will enjoy digging their toes into the sand and building sandcastles, bigger kids can make the most of their time on boogie boards and splashing in the waves. There are even opportunities on Fripp Island to book a horseback riding experience on the beach with older kids who are looking for something new and exciting to try during a visit. The Camelot Farms Equestrian Center is just 10 miles from Fripp Island and the team is here is more than happy to help you plan your customized horseback riding adventure on the sand upon request. Instructions are always part of the experience before you get ready to ride, and the safety gear you’ll need is included in the cost of the tour experience as well.

Make the Most of Fun on the Water

For all of the land-based fun and adventure that a trip to Fripp Island provides families with little ones in tow, time on the waves is equally exciting and always worth your while! Fripp Island has plenty of chartered fishing options available to guests that are designed with anglers of all ages and skill levels in mind. While traditional fishing charters are sure to delight, Fripp Island is also a great place to try crabbing with your traveling crew. Deep-sea excursions can be enjoyed as well when you’re traveling with older kids and looking to make memories reeling in everything from mahi mahi to sea bass. If fishing isn’t so much your style but you want to get out on the water and enjoy the scenery, consider booking an eco-friendly trip with an emphasis on observing wildlife. The waters that surround Fripp Island are home to a variety of amazing marine creatures, including dolphins. Getting out on the water alongside a guide is a great way to learn more about marine life as you see them thrive in their natural environments.

Spend Time at the Fripp Island Nature and Activity Center

Learning more about nature and wildlife is both educational and engaging for little ones when you spend some quality time at the Fripp Island Nature and Activity Center during your stay. Here, visitors can browse a variety of exhibits and displays showcasing local wildlife and highlighting local conservation efforts in the area. There are even opportunities to book guided kayaking trips through the center as well as guided turtle walks.

Book Your Stay Today

Make more of your Fripp Island getaway when you book accommodations at the Fripp Island Golf & Beach Resort. Reach out today to learn more and to start planning! When you stay with us, you’ll have access to the resort’s best experiences, highly acclaimed dininggolf courses, and much more!  

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