Outer Banks, also known as OBX, is a 200 mi/322 km long string of narrow barrier islands of the coast of North Carolina. A small portion of it extends further in Virginia, at the beginning of the southern corner of Virginia Beach, on the east coast of the United States. It is a major tourist destination and known for its temperate climate.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skimboarding in Folly Beach, Charleston, South Carolina USA
Folly Beach is a unique place for all those people, who need to relax and try something different or extreme. Offering numerous, cozy bars, cafes, restaurants and accommodations, this place is all you need for your relaxation and entertainment. This amazing spot is addressed to all ages. As for those who want to feel the adventure, skimboarding is well worth it.
The wave quality is normal, wave type is beach-break, wave direction is right and left and the wave bottom is sandy. On hurricane season you will be able to exercise the best skimboarding of your life as only 30% of waves are flat. The wave length is normal (50 to 150 m/164-492 ft).
So, don’t spend your time trying to find the best place to enjoy your holidays. Folly beach has something to offer to everyone. If you want to avoid the crowd, you should visit this place on weekdays rather than weekends.