Hobcaw Barony is an extraordinary place, a private estate devoted to public purposes. Prior to Georgetown’s founding, Hobcaw Barony was given by the King of England to one of Carolina’s Lords Proprietors.
Headwaters of the Waccamaw River are in Lake Waccamaw, a freshwater lake located in a NC Carolina Bay. A Carolina Bay is a naturally occurring elliptical depression with origins that are debated. Many scientists believe they are limestone sinkholes
This is nothing short of an absolutely magnificent garden. There are landscaped spaces, history exhibits, a native wildlife zoo, and the premier collection of American figurative sculpture showcasing more than 2000 works from more than 400 artists.
This cruise will run as weather dictates. Please refer to Lowcountry Companion’s Calendar or call for current schedules. The Carolina Rover is waiting to take you and any assortment of your favorite people on a four-hour tour that’s guaranteed distinct from any attraction along the Grand Strand.
Located in portions of Horry, Georgetown and Marion counties, Waccamaw NWR includes large sections of land along the Waccamaw and Great Pee Dee rivers. Its purpose is to protect and manage diverse habitats within coastal river ecosystems