An oasis of untouched natural beauty and renowned hospitality for those seeking a retreat into adventure and luxury. Enjoy perfectly preserved maritime forests, sand dunes, and marshes where turtles, whitetail deer, and seabirds abound. From the wooded uplands to the beaches, animals thrive in the rich natural environment of Kiawah Island. Deer, bobcats, gray foxes, raccoons, river otters, and ospreys are just a few of the many animals that can be found here. ‘On a clear night, the southern oriented beach makes for a spectacular night sky No ambient light looking out over the ocean, and little to no ambient light on the beaches after 10:00 pm EST.’
Chelynne Campion is a Production/ Sales Assistant for EarthSky. Her family just purchased a telescope, and she's now learning to be a stargazer!