We end our series on images from Isle of Palms, Mt. Pleasant and Sullivan’s Island areas of South Carolina with a view of the Ravenel Bridge across the ocean
A sail boat on Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina matches the colors of the blue sky and ocean
A fully loaded container ship travels to the Charleston harbor to supply goods to South Carolina
Someone has expressed their love for the Charleston skyline by painting a heart on a rock at Fort Moultrie, Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina
Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, seen from Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina, connects Charleston with Mount Pleasant across the Cooper River.
Fort Moultrie is a series of fortifications on Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina, built to protect the city of Charleston. The first fort, formerly named Fort Sullivan, built of palmetto logs, inspired the flag and nickname of South Carolina, as “The Palmetto State.”
A view of Ravenel Bridge in Charleston over the marsh from Shem Creek boardwalk in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina
A striking roof on a large home adds color to the marsh at Shem Creek, South Carolina
Fiddler crabs thrive in marsh habitats where the substrate is stable enough to allow for the construction of burrows. They are common at Shem Creek and along the South Carolina coast.
A water channel runs through the marsh around Shem Creek, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina
Featuring 2,200 feet of boardwalk from Coleman Boulevard to near the mouth of the creek at Charleston Harbor; Shem Creek Park in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina offers 250 feet of floating dock space, plus a commercial fishing dock. It helps that they left the light on during the day!
A striking panorama of the beach, sand, sky, clouds, reflections, and ocean at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
Wind surfing over the ocean at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
Early morning sunrise casts a golden glow on the pier as clouds reflect off the beach water at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
Bright, colorful homes on the beach at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
Sunrise at the pier at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
A dog follows the owner on the beach at sunrise at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
Early risers active at sunrise on the beach at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
Sunrise is barely visible over the horizon at Isle of Palms, South Carolina
A lone surfer ventures out into the ocean at dawn in Isle of Palms, South Carolina