Myrtle Beach State Park is one of the areas most beautiful natural treasures. With close to a mile of beaches along the Grand Strand, hiking trails, a fishing pier, playgrounds, picnic facilities, and so much more, you can come to relax or to explore! Here are the top six reasons to visit Myrtle Beach State Park today!

#1 The Beach: Myrtle Beach State Park makes it easy to enjoy a day at the beach. You will find wide-open beaches, sea breezes, and white sand, plus easy access to restrooms, and open air showers at the paths that lead between the dunes and parking areas.

#2 Fishing: A fishing pier divides the beachfront in two, and is one of the centerpieces of the park. Get your line in the water or just go for a stroll. Walking is free, while the daily fee to fish is an affordable price at $5 or less, depending on age.

#3 Picnics: North of the pier you will find a number of picnic facilities with tables and individual grills, so pack a cooler or picnic basket for your trip. There are also group facilities available for rent.

#4 Hiking: There are a number of flat hiking trails that run through the park. All are easy to navigate. Or go for a leisurely stroll on the beach or boardwalk and take in the beauty of the beaches, and freshwater ponds along the path.

#5 Camping: The campground within the park has 350 sites, surrounded by a maritime forest with shady pine trees, perfect for those who like to tent or travel in an RV.

#6 Children’s Activities: There are two playground in Myrtle Beach State Park, plus a small nature center that offers family-friendly talks and interactive presentations on a range of topics, including local wildlife and their habitats.

There are many reasons to spend the day at Myrtle Beach State park, but why not see for yourself? Myrtle Beach State Park is located off of South Kings Highway (Route 17) near the Myrtle Beach Airport. Fees to visit the park per person are $5 for adults (age 16 and older), $3.25 for senior citizens (age 65 and older), $3 for children (ages 6-15), and kids 5 and under are free! The park is open from 6AM to 10PM March through November, and 6AM to 8PM December through February. Visit for more information.

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