Wading birds congregate in Woods Pond.

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Brays Island’s Property Maintenance Department recently drained Woods Pond. This “draw-down” was in preparation for the scheduled replacement of two aging water control structures which should start within the next few weeks. In the meantime, be sure to watch the wading bird activity which will increase as the water...

Owners gather at the Gun Club for the 2015 Brays Island Deer Seminar. Mike Tuten from the Hunt Department discussed a wide array of topics pertaining to the upcoming season. He showed photographs captured on our game cameras, talked about the overall health of the deer on Brays Island and outlined the 2015 harvest...

Open the extra wide doors at the Equestrian Center at Brays Island Plantation, and you’ll see brick-lined floors and a variety of tack neatly arranged on the walls. Even the drains on the floor remain intact. But F.B. Davis’ old dairy has been transformed into a casual but upscale lounge at the amenity’s...

Natural light, expansive water and marsh views, and sleek, comfortable contemporary design …. High style meets private hideaway at this award-winning 4,500-square-foot home located at 12 Pinckney Bluff Place on Brays Island Plantation.   When Chuck Hanavich, landowner and commercial real estate professional, set out...

If riding horses, hunting quail, boating, shooting the clays course, playing a round of golf or just enjoying a relaxing nature walk isn’t enough to fill your day…why don’t you try landing a billfish? Sport Fishing Magazine recently named Charleston, South Carolina one of their top 10 fishing towns. Fresh, saltwater,...

By Michelle Grimes, Director of Equestrian The Equestrian Staff and I would like to take the opportunity to thank all of the Brays Island owners who boarded or rented horses this past winter. These months were incredible and many wonderful memories were shared. There were ups, downs, tears and laughter. How blessed we...

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...