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People often ask how many named storms we get here in the Beaufort area. While storms are a possibility anywhere on the coast, we thankfully get very few. A very common question we get from visitors to Brays Island poses the question: How susceptible is the area to hurricanes? While Brays is located on the coast, and...

By Bruce C. Lampright Though it may be known as a noisy bird, I don’t believe the Black-bellied Whistling Duck speaks with a Spanish accent. Formerly a rare visitor to South Carolina from Mexico, Central and South America, the “whistling duck” now nests in The Lowcountry. With its long pinkish legs, peculiar...

Live off the land and eat like a king! Learn how to harvest a tasty treat that grows throughout many of the wooded areas of Brays Island Plantation. There are quite a few varieties of edible mushrooms found in the state of South Carolina, which is lucky because their is plenty of room to search for the edible goodies...

In the market for a flushing dog? The Hunt Department has several English cockers for sale. Contact Scott Miller if interested. There only a few left! The use of flushing breeds is very common at Brays Island. In fact, all guides will hunt with pointers and flushing dogs next season.

Our naturalist, Bruce Lampright, was helping with some filming for the real estate office when we captured this image of an adult osprey flying above one of the two nest platforms located here on Brays Island. The nest appears to contain three eggs.

  With just a tap of your finger, you can experience life on Brays Island Plantation! Read issues of Brays Island Living, review our Facebook posts, look at our Instagram photos, watch videos, look at our current inventory of real estate, thumb through a calendar of events, and see what activities are available for...

  Is there a better setting in which to hunt turkeys than the Lowcountry of South Carolina and, more specifically, on Brays Island Plantation? The 2015 season is over, but congratulations to David Gardner, Harry Murdaugh, Tom Hartley, General Walter Boomer, John Davis, Tom Rensberry, Kevin Dennis, and Bill Rector on...

  Interested in taking up tennis or just looking to improve your game? Tennis professional Greg Crosby offers clinics and group or private lessons for players of all skill levels! One-hour lessons are offered on Tuesdays at 8 am, 9 am, 12 pm, and 1 pm. Ninety-minute clinics are offered on Tuesdays from 10 am to 11:30...

Robert and Carolyn Buchan’s family recently spent some time here on Brays Island. Their son James sent over some great photographs from the trip that we feel are worth sharing. Shark tooth hunting, fishing, visiting the Nature Center, attending oyster roasts and even riding in an owner’s tank! Where else can a family...

Join us this weekend for the Brays Island Outdoor and Shooting Exposition. It is scheduled to start tomorrow morning at 9:00 a.m. and will end at 4:00 p.m. Sunday.  Want to learn more about the event? Here is a digital invitation that provides some general information, a list of exhibitors, a schedule of events,...