Category: Wildlife

Outdoor Rec Day, Birds of Prey Day this weekend at Myrtle Beach area state parks

28MarTo say spring has sprung is no joke. The month ahead is abloom with festivals and outings to celebrate the season, and the sampling of events through Easter weekend in this article has something to whet almost anyone’s appetite to get out. Both local state parks have special extravaganzas this Saturday, April 1, also a great time to showcase for visitors so much repairs and improvements made since Hurricane Matthew struck in eary October, closing the sites for a couple of weeks each. At Myrtle Beach State Park, host for “Outdoor Recreation Day,” 9 a.m.-4 p.m., everyone strolling, bicycling or driving the road south from the pier shop will notice four wooden, replacement beach-access boardwalks. Walk S3 remains the link with a ramp, for ease in wheelchair access, and the other three accesses, like the four boardwalks leading to the...

Get wild at Alligator Adventure in North Myrtle Beach SC


Today we look to the North Myrtle Beach area, home of Alligator Adventure, one of the largest facilities for reptile life in the world! The park sits on 15 acres, featuring hundreds of different alligators, crocodiles, and other animals on display.