Selecting a Boat Landing

When choosing a boat landing, please be aware that the following boat landings generally have the highest traffic volume, especially on weekends and holidays:

  • Folly Beach
  • Wappoo Cut (West Ashley)
  • Remley’s Point (Mount Pleasant)
  • Shem Creek (Mount Pleasant)
  • WO Thomas Jr. (North Charleston)
  • Battery Island/Sol Legare (James Island)


The following boat landings are not used as frequently as those listed above:

  • Dawhoo Landing (Edisto Island)
  • Steamboat (Edisto Island)
  • Pierpoint on Church Creek, West Ashley
  • Penny Creek, Willtown Area
  • Gadsonville on the Copahee Sound, Mount Pleasant
  • Paradise on the Wando River, Mount Pleasant


The following boat landings are suited more for canoes and kayaks; launching standard-sized or larger boats at these landings is not recommended:
  • Pierpoint on Church Creek, West Ashley
  • Penny Creek, Willtown Area
  • Gadsonville on the Copahee Sound, Mount Pleasant
  • Paradise on the Wando River, Mount Pleasant

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1. Rules & Regulations
2. Contact Us
3. Safety Awareness
4. Selecting a Boat Landing
5. Boat Landing Etiquette & Tips
6. America's Waterway Watch
7. Cooper River Marina
8. Adopt-a-Landing
9. Pack It In, Pack It Out.