When summertime hits Charleston and temperatures spike to 90-100 degrees, the only way to enjoy the outdoors is either in or on the water. If you haven’t tried Stand Up Paddle Boarding before, it’s a fun diversion from kayaking or canoeing.
I love to Paddle Board on Shem Creek as opposed to the beaches. #1 because there are ALWAYS dolphins at Shem and #2 because there are little waves which decreases the chances of tumbling overboard. Trust me- it’s harder than it looks. Plus bonus points for an awesome core workout!
I’m a fan of Nature Adventures Outfitters, which is $30/person for a three hour rental: